The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has tasked Muslim Ummah to imbibe the values, virtues and teachings of Ramadan, noting that it would be of immense benefits to their lives.
Ahmad, in a Ramadan message issued by his Special Assistant on Media, Shuaib Abdulkadir in Ilorin further enjoined them to fast in the sacred month by strictly adhering to the rules and principles as stipulated in the Qur’an and prophet Muhammad’s teachings.
He described the holy month as a great opportunity for Muslims to seek Allah’s favour, forgiveness and assess their deeds with a view of improving themselves spiritually and move closer to their Creator.
“It is expected of every of every muslim, regardless of class , to freely share love while the rich and influential must also express kindness to the underprivileged in the society during the holy month of Ramadan “,Ahmad counselled.
He also admonished Muslims to fervently offer prayers for peace to reign supreme in the country by surmounting various challenges being experienced in different sectors, especially the insecurity, kidnapping and loss of lives.
The Speaker further encouraged them to offer ceaseless prayers in the holy month for the nation’s leadership to lead aright, especially as the country is in the transition period.
Special Assistant to the Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly