The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Dr. Boss Mustapha, greeted the entire Muslim Umma across the country on the occasion of this year’s Eid-Ul-Fitr celebration.
A statement contained in a Sallah message made available to press men through the National Coordinator of the Mr. Synergy Advocates, Comrade Musa Usman Terrang in Yola.
He urged the Muslim faithfuls to use the lessons received to fervently pray for Nigeria to weather the storms of insecurity.
According to the statement, the SGF through Mr. Synergy National Coordinator, congratulated the entire Muslim Ummah for the successful 30days Ramadan fast and urges Muslim Ummah to further pray for the Nation’s success and peaceful coexistence.
The SGF urged the Ummah to continue to imbibed the true spirit of Ramadan even after; and the good virtues of the Holy Prophet Muhammad SAW, which includes patriotism, humility, selflessness, generosity, forgiving spirit and brotherhood as a means of worship and loyalty to humanity, the message reads.
The Group enjoined the Muslim faithfuls to utilize this festive season to continue to pray for our leaders, and the country for a sustained unity and progress of the Nation.
They believes that the need for prayers to Nigeria is pertinent, most especially at this time that the Coronavirus pandemic has not rested, ravaging severely the other parts of the world – that has brought a change in our day-to-day lives and activities even here in Nigeria.
The Forum believes that with fervent prayer, Nigeria would be able to overcome the numerous challenges bedevilling it and guide the country’s leaders through.
The Group further enjoined Muslims to imbibe the virtues of true sacrifice and love sharing as epitomised in the spirit of Eid-ul-Fitr.
“Furthermore, we pray that this day shall bring to Muslim Ummah and others more tidings, blessings, and a moment of sober reflection for the need to make sacrifices and share love to one another for the Unity, Peace and Progress of our country – Nigeria.” The statement stated