…By Jack Sylva for TDPel Media.
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has joined Muslims in Nigeria and around the world in celebrating the 2023 Eid-el-Kabir.
In a personally signed statement obtained by Naija News, the President expressed gratitude to Allah for granting him the opportunity to witness another Eid.
Emphasizing Kindness and Compassion
Titled ‘We Must Multiply Our Good Deeds,’ President Tinubu urged Nigerians to remember those who may be less fortunate and unable to fully partake in the celebrations.
He emphasized that Eid-el-Kabir, as a festival of sacrifice and obedience to Allah, calls upon Muslims to demonstrate mercy and compassion towards others.
Reflecting on the Example of Prophet Ibrahim
President Tinubu highlighted the exceptional action of Prophet Ibrahim as an exemplar of complete devotion to Allah.
He emphasized that the story of Ibrahim offering his only son, Ismail, as a sacrifice demonstrates the highest sense of duty recorded in history.
Values to Embody
In line with the example set by Prophet Ibrahim, President Tinubu called on Muslims to imbibe and manifest the values inherent in his life.
These values include devotion to Allah, tolerance, patience, perseverance, selflessness, love, and compassion.
Overcoming Challenges and Working Towards Solutions
Acknowledging the current challenges facing the country, particularly the struggling economy and simmering security issues, President Tinubu assured Nigerians that these challenges are not insurmountable.
He expressed his commitment to working diligently with his team to find solutions, focusing on economic reform and removing obstacles to growth.
Embracing the Future with Hope
President Tinubu encouraged Nigerians to face the future with renewed hope and vigor.
He expressed confidence that tomorrow holds the promise of a better and brighter Nigeria.
President Tinubu extended warm Eid-el-Kabir greetings, expressing gratitude for the opportunity to celebrate.
He emphasized the importance of kindness, compassion, and embodying the values of Prophet Ibrahim.
President Tinubu acknowledged the challenges facing the nation but reassured Nigerians that solutions are being pursued.
He encouraged everyone to face the future with hope, confident that a better Nigeria awaits.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn