Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has called on Muslims across the country and Nigerians in general to use the occasion of Ed-el-Fitr celebration to imbibe the culture of peace, unity and love among one another.
Governor Okowa , in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Aniagwu Ehiedu, and made available to Nigerian Pilot in Asaba yesterday urged Muslims in the state to adhere strictly to the teachings of the great Prophet of Islam, Mohammad and to sustain the ideals of the month of Ramadan beyond the Ramadan period.
Senator Okowa said, “Islam is indeed a religion of peace and the true essence of the religion is to unite the entire mankind in love and harmony”, adding that, “We must all continue to pray and work hard towards building a peaceful, united and prosperous Nigeria”.
While calling on Nigerians to support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari in his determination to build a peaceful, united and virile nation, Okowa urged Deltans both at home and abroad to use the occasion to pray for peace and unity across the state to ensure the smooth implementation of the SMART agenda in the state.

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