Eid-al-Adha: Enugu state felicitates with Muslims, advocates peace

Chukwumerije Aja, Enugu

Governor Lawrence Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state, South-Eastern Nigeria.

On the occasion of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State in eastern Nigeria enjoins all Nigerians to take advantage of the celebration to supplicate for enhanced peace, security and progress of the country.

Gov. Ugwuanyi, who emphasised the significance of Eid-al-Adha in strengthening the bond that binds the nation together, also urged Nigerians to embrace the virtues of love, charity and sacrifice as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Mohammed.

The Governor, in his Sallah Message, felicitated with President Muhammadu Buhari and other Muslims, and wished them the guidance and blessings of Allah.

He reiterated that “the ultimate goal remains our collective ability to live in peace and harmony in a secure environment, to cherish one another irrespective of religious, ethnic and political differences, for sustainable development of the nation”.