2 May 2021 By Philip Ichaba
Government at all levels have been called upon to intensify efforts at eradicating poverty and curbing insecurity in the country.
Former Governor of Kano State, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau made the call at a Ramadan lecture in Abuja with the theme ” the Panacea to National Crisis” .
Mallam Shekarau who expressed concern over the increasing cases of insecurity in the country explained that more employment opportunities for the teeming youths, adequate infrasture in urban and rural areas would go a long way in enhancing socio-economic development.
The Coordinator of the event and founder Ashraaf Islamic Foundation, Imam Sharafadeen Aliagan who pointed out that Islam preaches peaceful co – existence urged Muslims to always emulate the exemplary qualities of Prophet Muhammad.
Some participants at the Lecture expressed gratitude to the organisers of the event and pledged to continue promoting peace in their daily activities.
Highlight of the event was the recitation of the Quran and prayers for the nation.