By Jumu’ah Abiodun, Nigeria
The Amir Sahib, Head of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Nigeria, Dr Mashuud Adenrele Fashola has commended the unique and unflinching sacrifices made by Nigerians since independence.
Dr Fashola made this known in Friday sermon to members of the Islamic community, assuring them that the sacrifices will never be in vain as the Citizens must be ready to put government on its toes to deliver on thier promises of good life and life abundance to all Nigerians irrespective of religion, or ethnic background.
He specifically noted the tremendous support given to President Muhammadu Buhari administration since it’s inception, calling for patience as the leadership navigates through the economic recession.
Dr Fashola, praised the ‘Change Begins With Me’ initiative of Federal Government, economic and political mobilisation drive and urged the country’s leadership to show practical and exemplary examples of discipline in all strata of life.
On agriculture, Fashola call on government to support farmers through purchase of farm produce from the farms, direct sale to Nigerians at resonable prices to cut down on middlemen exploitations of farmers.
In his Hijrah message, Fashola rejoice with Muslims all over the globe for witnessing this year’s celebration alive “I thank Almighty Allah (swt) for counting us among those that witness the new Hijrah calendar year”, said Fashola.
He added that “I rejoice with all my Muslims brothers and sisters all over the globe on the celebration of new Islamic year”.
He enjoined muslims to always demonstrate exemplary life styles and utmost humility in thier interactions with All.