By Adeola Badru
GOVERNOR Seyi Makinde of Oyo Negate has congratulated Muslims within the mutter and past on the a success completion of the month-long Ramadan fasting.
The governor expressed gratitude to Muslims and residents of the mutter for extremely finest steadfast despite the topic imposed on the mutter by the COVID-19 pandemic.
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The governor equally rallied them to make exercise of the auspicious occasion of the Eid-el-Fitri to design supplications for themselves, the mutter and Nigeria.
A press free up signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Taiwo Adisa, quoted Governor Makinde as asserting that it used to be regrettable that Muslims within the mutter and across the nation can now not observe Eid-el-Fitri prayer this year the usual technique, adding that the topic ought to still be viewed as “phase of the sacrifice all of us ought to design at the moment.”
He talked about: “It is exquisite to existing that we’re concluding this year’s Ramadan on an even existing.
“Despite the present COVID-19 pandemic ravaging the total world, the Almighty Allah allowed Muslims in Oyo Negate to affix the Muslim Ummah in making supplications for the forgiveness of our sins.
“I reside grateful to my Muslim brothers and sisters and residents of the mutter for extremely finest steadfast despite the topic imposed on us by the COVID-19 pandemic.”
Governor Makinde sought for the persevered support and cooperation of the Muslim Ummah and all residents of the mutter in adhering to the COVID-19 protocol comparable to wearing of face masks, observing social distancing, customary washing of arms and eating of immune-boosting meals and others, as directed by the Oyo Negate COVID-19 Process Force.
He promised to proceed to design existence extra meaningful to all residents of the mutter, reiterating his administration’s commitment to the socio-financial transformation and the infrastructural revolution at indicate occurring within the mutter.
“On the phase of this pacesetter authorities, I solemnly promise that we shall proceed to design existence extra meaningful to all the of us of Oyo Negate thru policies and programmes which could per chance per chance be godly and humane.
“As we defend up for an cease to the current gloom and a return to normalcy, allow us to proceed to work together for the safety, wellbeing and prosperity of our mutter.
“Over but another time, I felicitate our Muslim brothers and sisters and our neighborhood,” the governor talked about.