Sanusi, Tinubu, Urge Muslims To embrace Peace, Love, greater commitment and selflessness


The Executive Director Rural Electrification Fund, Rural Electrification Agency Dr. Sanusi  Ohiare has sent a message of felicitations to all Muslim faithfuls in the celebration of this year’s Eid- el Kabir.

Dr. Sanusi in the message urged all muslims in the country and indeed across the globe to imbibe the spirit of the celebration which is centered on sacrifice, love and obedience to the will of Almighty Allah.

He said the exemplary life of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (May the peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) enjoined Muslim faithfuls to have faith and trust in Almighty Allah, adding that with faith all things are possible in the sight of the Creator.

Dr. Sanusi also urged celebrants to sincerely pray for peace and tranquilty  in our country adding that with prayers, all the tangible steps taken by President Muhammadu Buhari to tackle the scourge of insecurity in the country will yield positive results.

He also urged Citizens not to despair,  as their support for and role in helping our security forces to tackle the menace  of kidnapping, terrorism and banditry in our land, cannot be overemphasized, pointing out that  demonstration of such civic responsibility will go a long way in restoring peace and confidence in the minds of Nigerians and ultimately bring about economic development to boost prosperity in the land.

Dr. Sanusi also reminded Muslims of the significant place of charity during this Eid-el Kabir celebration and urged those who have to share with the poor thereby creating happiness and joy in their homes during this period.

He advised Muslims and non-Muslims to live right and support the current government in any way they can to tackle the various vices drawing back the hand of development and growth in the country.

Dr Sanusi concluded by reaffirming his commitments towards supporting his Principals to accelerate electricity access in Rural Communities across the country.

Also,  Senator Oluremi Tinubu, (APC-Lagos Central), has urged Muslim faithful and non-Muslims alike to remain steadfast to the cause of a united Nigeria as they celebrate Eid-el-Kabir.

Tinubu, in a statement titled, “Unity a Bond of Perfection”, on Friday in Lagos, also congratulated all Muslims in the Lagos Central Senatorial District and Nigerians in general on this important day.

She also urged Nigerians and those performing Hajj to remember to celebrate the special season as a time to honour the selflessness, resolve and commitment to God as reflected in the life of Prophet Ibrahim.

Tinubu explained that the season was a celebration of the many ways faith could transcend boundaries and unite the people under banners of fellowship and love.

According to her, this is reflected in the exchange of gifts and alms-giving especially to the less privileged and those in need.

“The significance of the celebration is beyond the festivities but towards a sincere commitment to righteous conduct in our lives and towards fellow humans.

“Therefore, it is my sincere prayers that the spirit of community, togetherness and compassionate generosity bring good tidings to those celebrating this year’s Eid,” she said.

Tinubu enjoined the people to remain steadfast to the cause of a united Nigeria as they collectively confront their challenges as a nation and build a peaceful and prosperous Nigeria while acknowledging God’s supremacy, genuine love and respect for one another.

The senator prayed for peace and blessings of Allah (SWT), happiness, progress and prosperity to fill everyone’s life and that of their loved ones as they celebrate the day.

By Olusola  Bello

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