…By Joseph Benjamin for TDPel Media.
In a statement released on Wednesday to commemorate the Eid-el-Kabir festivities, Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State emphasized the importance of unity among Nigerians, regardless of their ethno-religious backgrounds.
He urged citizens to come together and collaborate for the advancement of the country.
Embracing the Lesson of Sacrifice
Governor Obaseki called on Muslim faithful to embrace the central lesson of sacrifice that characterizes the Eid-el-Kabir season.
He emphasized that sacrifice is the hallmark of this celebration and urged everyone to reflect on its significance.
Rededicating Ourselves to God and Humanity
The governor encouraged all individuals to renew their commitment to God and to make conscious efforts to serve humanity.
He highlighted the virtues of patience, tolerance, and love as essential qualities to be upheld.
Working Together for National Progress
Acknowledging the challenges faced by the nation, Governor Obaseki emphasized the need for unity and collaboration.
He urged Nigerians to set aside their ethno-religious differences and join hands in order to achieve collective progress.
Ensuring Peaceful Celebrations
Governor Obaseki reassured the public that his administration is working closely with security authorities to ensure a peaceful celebration for the Muslim faithful.
Governor Godwin Obaseki’s Eid-el-Kabir message emphasized the importance of unity and sacrifice for Nigeria’s progress.
He called on all citizens to reflect on the values of the season and work together, transcending their ethno-religious inclinations, in order to achieve collective prosperity.
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