…By Dorcas Funmi for TDPel Media.
On Wednesday, former President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, joined his family and fellow Muslims in celebrating Sallah, a significant Islamic holiday.
Images capturing Buhari, his wife, children, and in-laws were shared by his media aide, Buhari Sallau.
However, the exact location of these celebrations remains undisclosed. Buhari, who had been residing in his hometown, Daura, in Katsina State, had recently met with current President Bola Tinubu in London.
While Tinubu has returned to Nigeria since their meeting, it remains unclear whether Buhari has followed suit.
Sallah Message and Special Prayers
In his Sallah message, Buhari extended warm wishes for a joyous celebration and offered special prayers for those embarking on the sacred Hajj pilgrimage.
He expressed hopes for a blessed journey and a safe return home for the pilgrims.
The message, signed by Buhari’s former presidential media aide, Garba Shehu, acknowledged the significant challenges of leading a diverse nation like Nigeria.
In light of this, the former president appealed to all Nigerians to unite and support the current Bola Tinubu Administration, emphasizing that successful leadership requires the sacrifice and backing of its citizens.
Buhari’s Call for Support
In the complete text of his message, Buhari recognized the daunting nature of leading a country like Nigeria and urged his fellow countrymen to wholeheartedly support the Tinubu Administration.
He emphasized that leadership is a challenging task that demands the sacrifices and support of the citizens.
Buhari’s message served as a reminder of the importance of unity and collaboration for effective governance and nation-building.
Celebrating Sallah and Calling for Unity
Former President Muhammadu Buhari’s participation in the Sallah celebrations with his family highlighted the significance of the occasion for Muslims across Nigeria.
As he extended his wishes for a joyous celebration and prayed for the well-being of Hajj pilgrims, Buhari also emphasized the need for Nigerians to rally behind the current administration and contribute to the nation’s progress.
His call for unity and support serves as a reminder that successful leadership requires the collective effort and sacrifice of the entire citizenry.