Eid el-Fitr celebration Osun gov, speaker preach religious tolerance
Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola and the Speaker of the House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Najeem Salaam have enjoined the people of the state to continue to live in peace and extend hands of fellowship to their neighbours in the spirit of Eid-el-Fitr celebration.
In their separate Sallah messages, Aregbesola and Salam stressed the need for tolerance and understanding among the people.
Speaking through the Director of the Bureau of Communication and Strategy, Mr. Semiu Okanlawon, the governor admonished Muslims to imbibe the salient lessons of Ramadan and emulation of the humility, good neighbourliness, understanding and love exemplified Muhammad.
The Speaker in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Goke Butika, stressed that the teachings of the Quran on harmonious relationship among all men and women should be upheld, while vices should be avoided. by Prophet