Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has asked Muslim unwavering in Nigeria to utilize the time of fasting to appeal to God for peace, solidarity, security, financial improvement and political steadiness of the nation.
In an announcement on Wednesday to stamp the initiation of the current year’s Ramadan, the Speaker additionally charged them to soak up the soul of absolution, self-restraint, resistance, honorableness and sensitivity for the less privilege in the general public which the Ramadan quick educates and advances.
While portraying Ramadan as a period for profound restoration and advancement, Dogara urged Nigerians to give themselves in the love of the Almighty and soak up the lessons of affection and serene concurrence with each other.
“In the spirit of Ramadan, I want to enjoin Muslims in Nigeria to maximize the spiritual and physical benefits associated with the holy month as well as assimilate the Ramadan’s ethical principles of sharing, caring, love, tolerance and piety”.
“The Ramadan fast is a very significant act of worship, being one of the five pillars of Islam, as such, I urge Muslim faithful to use the one month period in devotion and supplication in order to achieve the blessings inherent in the holy month and to pray God to restore peace, unity and stability across the country”.