Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has urged Muslims to continue to cherish the teachings of the blessed month of Ramadan and exhibit its lessons of self-discipline, piety, love, unity, peace, support for the weak, and the less privileged.
Governor Ganduje also called on Nigerians irrespective of religion, ethnicity or political inclination to love one another, promote peaceful coexistence and selflessness while contributing to the development of the nation.
“As we approach the 2019 General Election, politicians must learn to be tolerant, accommodating, decent in utterances and avoid hate speeches so as to sustain the established peaceful atmosphere in the state,” the governor cautioned.
Governor Ganduje equally expressed appreciation and gratitude to the people of Kano for their support and goodwill to his administration.
He reiterated his commitment to the completion of all major projects and implementation of youth skills acquisition and empowerment programmes for the improvement of the wellbeing of the people and general development of the state.
The governor’s Eid el Fitr message was contained in a statement signed by the state commissioner for Information, Youth and Culture Malam Muhammad Garba.