By Jimmysayo Adebiyi
The Imam of Olorunsogo Mosque Awule,Akure, the State Capital of Ondo State, Alfa Ibrahim Abdulwasiu has charged muslim faithfuls across the state and Nigeria to always imbibe the spirit of love, humility, perseverance and forgiveness during the Eid-el-Fitri as exemplified by the almighty Allah the most benevolent.
The cleric gave the charge while speaking with journalists in Akure during the Eid-el-Fitri celebration .
Abdulwasiu who prayed that the year 2023 Eid-el-Fitri be full of happiness and good tidings to all ,Urged muslim faithfuls to dwell with one another peacefully ,love without partial involvement in every areas of life and service to almighty Allah So that the kingdom assignment called us for may be extremely successful.
The cleric noted that Ramadan fasting is a significant season of sacrifice in which the faithful muslim seek Allah’s face, living a life of discipline and abstinence from all wordly encumbrances that can distract them from focusing on the injunction of Allah, the most benevolent.
Abdulwasiu charged the Muslims not to go back on all the lessons of Ramadan and all the good virtues they have learnt during the period, adding that the Eid ul Fitri Celebration offers another special opportunity for Nigerians to pray for Nigeria particularly as the nation is preparing to transit from one civilian government to another.
He prayed that as muslim celebrate 2023 Eid-el-Fitri, the spiritual lessons of Ramadan and the Holy Prophet’s teachings of love, justice, fairness, equity, peaceful co-existence with others, tolerance, honesty and dedication to duty will remain with them all for the benefit and greater glory of the nation.