20 July 2021 by Chris Nyamtu
Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has called on Muslims to use the Sallah period to rededicate themselves to the service of humanity in line with the teachings of Prophet Muhammad.
The Governor made the call in a statement to mark the Eid – el – Kabir celebration in Lafia.
According to Governor Sule, the occasion provided opportunity for Muslims to show obedience to Allah in prayers for the nation, sacrifice and love for one another at all times.
He however directed the Federal Road Safety Corps and other security agencies to intesify surveillance in all parts of the state to ensure a hitch free celebration.
The Governor further cautioned residents of the state not to lose sight of the fact that the COVID 19 pandemic was still ravaging and ensure strict maintenance of preventive measures especially wearing of face masks,regular hand washing and physical distancing.