Continue To Show Support For Government’s Efforts – Masari
The Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, has called on Muslim faithfuls in the country to make use of the holy month of Ramadan to pray for the peace, unity and prosperity of the country as well as its leaders too.
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The governor made this call in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Abdu Labaran, on Thursday in Katsina.
He said, “I am calling on Muslims in the country to use the Ramadan period to pray for the nation and its leadership.”
“As a period of devotion, there is no better time to dedicate to Nigeria than now, in view of the insecurity challenges threatening its corporate existence.”
“As a period of intense devotion and introspection, it is incumbent on us to use religion for the advancement, not the dismemberment of our nation.”
“This, we can do by imbibing the lessons which the month of Ramadan seeks to teach us, especially showing love to one another regardless of religious inclination, assisting the less privileged and placing our collective interest over and above individual considerations.”
“We must remember that a nation is only as good as its leadership, which means we cannot wish evil for our leaders and expect prosperity for the nation.”
The Katsina Governor, further called on the citizens to continue to show support for government’s effort towards improving the living conditions of people and moving the country forward.
In another report, NIGERIA NEWS reported that the Senate President also made similar statement, calling unto Nigerian Muslim faithfuls to pray for Nigeria over the bordering security issues.