Kwara Gov asks Muslims to uphold lessons of fast

Governor Ahmed of Kwara State has charges Muslims not to forget the lessons they learnt during the Ramadan fast.

"As we mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan, let's remember and pray for our brothers and sisters who were unfortunate Let's remember their families, friends and associates in our prayers and generosities", the governor said.

In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Abdulwahab Oba, the governor enjoined Muslims to uphold lessons of endurance, perseverance and piety that the holy month teaches and to "endure the pains inflicted in our hearts by the Offa robbery".

2019 elections

With the 2019 general elections in the horizon, the Kwara governor also urged Nigerians to pray for a peaceful political transition.

Ahmed called for unity and commitment from all stakeholders towards his government's efforts to ensure equitable distribution of infrastructure and social amenities across the state.

The governor also called on everyone to be law-abiding and go about their lawful business peacefully as they celebrate Eid-el-Fitri, "as government will ensure law and order",he

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

2023: I know poverty, I eat garri daily - Amaechi tells Niger delegates

2023: I know poverty, I eat garri daily - Amaechi tells Niger delegates

NRC suspends resumption of Abuja-Kaduna train service indefinitely

NRC suspends resumption of Abuja-Kaduna train service indefinitely

Akpata slams Wike over accusations against NBA

Akpata slams Wike over accusations against NBA

My presidential ambition is to change lives of Nigerians - Lawan

My presidential ambition is to change lives of Nigerians - Lawan

Medical Association confers award on Ngige

Medical Association confers award on Ngige

Buhari joins prayers for late UAE President

Buhari joins prayers for late UAE President

8 women die in Kogi road accident

8 women die in Kogi road accident

Domestic airlines say flight prices may be increased to 100k

Domestic airlines say flight prices may be increased to 100k

We must be willing to work with whoever emerges at primaries - Osinbajo

We must be willing to work with whoever emerges at primaries - Osinbajo