Eid el-Fitr celebration Consider yourselves at home in Abia, Ikpeazu tells Muslims
Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has charged Muslims living in Abia State to continue to exhibit qualities of good neighbourliness and to always consider themselves at home in Abia State.
Governor Ikpeazu who gave this charge yesterday as he celebrated Eid-El-Fitr with the leadership of the Muslim Community in Abia State at the Government House, Umuahia, assured them of the continued support of the Abia State Government.
The Governor recalled that he went to Maiduguri at the age of 16 and spent about seven years at the University of Maiduguri for his Bachelors and Master’s degrees, said he was very conversant with the tenets of Islam and had a lot of respect for the Muslim faith.
Earlier in his speech, the leader of the delegation, Alhaji Musa Iheakaram said the Muslims in Abia State were at Government House to express solidarity with the governor.