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Eid-el Kabir: Ikpeazu, Ogah, Kalu calls for peaceful co-existence of Nigerians




Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has assured Muslims and the folks of the state that his administration shall proceed to uphold the non secular rights of each citizen and supply an enabling surroundings for the sustenance of peace and concord amongst all these dwelling within the State.


Governor Ikpeazu, who gave the reassurance in a message congratulating Muslim faithfuls in Nigeria on the commemoration of 2021 Eld-El Kabir celebration, tasked them to eschew damaging tendencies that create non secular stress.

He thanked the Muslim neighborhood within the State for conserving the peace.

The Sallah message was made accessible to DAILY POST on Tuesday evening by Onyebuchi Ememanka, the Chief Press Secretary to the Abia Governor.

Ikpeazu urged them to vigorously pursue and entrench the beliefs of peaceable coexistence and the virtues of tolerance.

He additional challenged the Muslim faithfuls to help the Authorities to fish out the dangerous eggs amongst them whose intention is to create pointless non secular stress within the State, noting that the Muslims within the State have been nice advocates of peace and have remained regulation abiding.

The State Chief Govt congratulated them on this celebration of Sallah and challenged them to imbibe the traits related to the Holy Prophet Mohammed, corresponding to humility, sacrifice, love, peace and unity.

In the identical vein, the Minister of State for Mines and Metal Growth, Dr. Uchechukwu Ogah has known as on Nigerians to stay dedicated to God in prayers for peace, unity, safety, and progress of the nation.

In a Sallah message on Tuesday, Ogah felicitated with all Muslim devoted throughout the nation, wishing them the blessings and steerage of Allah.

The Minister additional appealed to Nigerians to embrace the virtues of affection, peace, charity, and sacrifice as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Mohammed.

He famous that the importance of the Islamic celebration had an incredible optimistic impression in enhancing the peace, unity, and progress of the nation.

He additional underlined that the federal authorities was dedicated to overcoming present challenges dealing with the nation, significantly safety, socio-economic, and public well being arising from COVID-19.

Whereas applauding the folks of Abia, his state, for remaining peaceable and dedicated to nationwide unity, he urged them to repeatedly adhere strictly to all precautionary measures put in place to include the unfold of COVID-19 pandemic.

Additionally, the Senate Majority Chief Whip and former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu in his Eid-el Kabir message on Tuesday, charged Muslim faithfuls to make use of the event to hope for the progress of the nation.

Based on Senator Kalu, “It’s a season of self-appraisal as people within the service of Allah and humanity.

“The teachings of the Holy Qur’an and exemplary qualities of Prophet Muhammad should be demonstrated in our every day lives.

“For a greater society, the acts of forgiveness, alms-giving, togetherness, and selflessness should be inspired.

“As we mark Eid-el Kabir, prayers should be supplied for the progress of the nation”.

On his half, the Managing Director, Nationwide Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Chief George Moghalu known as on Nigerians to return to the values of peaceable co-existence and cohesion as Nigerian Muslims be part of their counterparts worldwide to rejoice this yr’s Eid-el-Kabir.

In a goodwill message made accessible to DAILY POST on Tuesday, Moghalu mentioned that the nation wants cohesion and harmonious co-existence amongst her residents.

Based on him, Nigeria had the capability to face and overcome the quite a few challenges at the moment threatening her peace if all events can come collectively.

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