Ogun Speaker seeks sup­port for FG

Daily Trust - - INSIDE POLITICS -

Mr Su­raj Adekunbi, Speaker, Ogun House of Assem­bly, yes­ter­day urged Nige­ri­ans to con­tinue to sup­port all the Fed­eral Gov­ern­ment’s pro­grammes and poli­cies.

Adekunbi made this call while speak­ing with news­men af­ter he had ob­served the Eid-el-Fitr prayer at Ayetoro area of the state.

The speaker said the cit­i­zens' un­der­stand­ing and par­tic­i­pa­tion in gov­er­nance re­mained a cred­i­ble force in the devel­op­ment of any na­tion.

He urged Mus­lims to re­flect on the sig­nif­i­cance of Ra­madan, by putting to use the spir­i­tual lessons learnt dur­ing the fast­ing pe­riod.

Adekunbi also urged all Nige­ri­ans: Chris­tians and Mus­lims alike to re­main stead­fast and prayer­ful in the face of daunt­ing so­cioe­co­nomic chal­lenges.

"We should con­tinue to pray for peace and devel­op­ment of our coun­try," he said.

In his re­marks, the Chief Imam of Ayetoro, Al­haji Ga­niu Ajakore, en­joined Mus­lims to con­tinue with the lessons learnt dur­ing Ra­madan, say­ing they were for the ben­e­fit of mankind and the na­tion at large. (NAN)

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Nigeria

© PressReader. All rights reserved.