By Musa Tanimu Nasidi
As Muslims continued to mark the Eid-El-Maulud celebration, the All Progressive Congress (APC), Chairmanship Aspirant for Lokoja Local Government Area, Hon. Tijjani Bin-Ebaiya Shehu, has urged them to reflect on and emulate the good nature, of the Prophet by showing love, and imbibe teachings of tolerance as exemplified by Prophet Mohammed (S.A.W).
Bin- ebiya made the appealed in an interview with journalists at this year Maigari palace Maulud Celebration in Lokoja.
He said the celebration of the birth of Prophet Mohammed (S.A.W) is a time for Muslim faithful to rededicate themselves to the teachings of the prophet not just as a matter of religious obligation but also a recipe for peaceful coexistence in society.
The Chairmanship Aspirant urged Muslims to pray for the peace and progress of the town , state and the country at large, adding that the need for prayers is pertinent to set Lokoja on the right course,especially at this crucial campaign period.
According to Bin-ebaiya, the TEAM BEST ORGANISATION celebrate with our Muslim brothers and sisters in Lokoja Local Area and State in general on this day set aside to mark the celebration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet Mohammed (S.A.W).
He encouraged Muslims youths in the area to continue to eschew acts and behaviours that undermine the unity and progress in society, just as the Prophet Mohammed (S.A.W) would, urging them to be good neighbours and enviable ambassadors of change.
Bin-ebaiya reassured Muslims of his commitment to creating an environment where everyone would have a fair chance of contributing to his administration, if given the opportunity to serve promising them of a conducive atmosphere to contribute their quotas in the development of the area.Share this on WhatsApp