Eid-el-Fitri: Uphold The Ideals Of The Month Of Ramadan, Northern Govs Urge Muslims

47183bed5206fd52ca9750300533d896As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark the Eid-el Fitr festival, the Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) has urged Muslims to sustain the ideals of the month of Ramadan.

Chairman of the forum and governor of Niger State, Dr. Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu, who made the call in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Danladi Ndayebo, urged Muslims to remain steadfast in the worship of Allah and to follow the teachings of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) as they did during the month of Ramadan.

The governors tasked Muslims to continue to uphold the ideals of piety, patience, tolerance, perseverance, humility and self denial which were observed during the month of Ramadan.

The statement said the celebration should be seen by all as another opportunity to remain devoted and submissive to the will of the Almighty Allah.