By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
The All Progressives Congress (APC), Ondo State Chapter, on behalf of the state Chairman Engr. Ade Adetimehin and other members of the party joined Muslim brothers and sisters in the State in celebrating Eid-EL-Kabir.
In a statement made available to Western Post by the Director of Media and Publicity of the party, Steve Otaloro said the celebration would be low-keyed being the will of our creator and as a sacrifice in tackling the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world.
The statement said, “We urge all our Muslim faithfuls in the state and beyond to adhere strictly to the teaching of Prophet Muhammad (SAW), emulate and be inspired by his steadfastness, generosity and obedience to Allah’s commandment. On this wondrous occasion, may Allah flood all your soul with passion, your life with happiness, your mind with wisdom and your heart with love.”
“Therefore, the Chairman urged everyone to return to Allah and pray to see an end to this pandemic as soon as possible. As we do so may the peace of Allah abide with you. May His glory overwhelm you. May His grace, favour and mercy never depart from your life, now and forever.
“We wish you, all, and your family Happy Eid-el-Kabir and may the almighty Allah give you more than you asked for insha-Allahu.
“Baraka de Sallah!”