As the world celebrate Eid-el-Fitr, signifying the end of the month of Ramadan, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has felicitated with the Muslims.
A woman begs as Muslim worshippers gather to pray at the Syrian Mosque in Lagos, during the celebration of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, on July 6, 2016. / AFP
Governor Masari in a felicitation message through his Senior Special Adviser on Media, Abdu Labaran Malumfashi urged the Muslim to imbibe the virtues, lessons and discipline learnt from Ramadan.
He noted that the lessons and discipline taught by Ramadan could not have come at a more obetter time than now when the world is confronted by a myriad of challenges, especially bordering on the economy and security.
According to the statement, “As a period of deep reflection, prayers, show of kindness and generosity as well as demonstration of love, the month of Ramadan came at a time when these virtues are needed to serve as a tonic for national and global rebirth and unity against the evils of insecurity and economic meltdown.
“Indeed, the timing could not have come at a more opportuned moment when Nigeria needs prayers from all well-meaning citizens to get it through this challenging period.
“This administration, without doubt, has positively moved the nation forward from the near comatose state it had met it two years ago, and with the support and prayers of all of us, Nigeria is sure to whether the storm sooner rather than later.
“I would also like to urge Nigerians not to relent in their prayers for the quick recovery and return of President Muhammadu Buhari back ti Nigeria,” Governor Masari however stated.
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