The Director of Foreign affairs and Integration of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) in Diaspora, Tazan Onimisi has congratulated the Executive governor of the State, Yahaya Bello and Muslims in the state and beyond on the successful completion of the month-long Ramadan fasting.
Tazan expressed gratitude to Muslims and residents of the state for remaining steadfast despite the situation imposed on the state by the COVID-19 pandemic.
In his chat with press men during the celebration at his residence, Tazan urged all Muslims to use the auspicious occasion of the Eid-el-Fitri to make supplications for themselves, the state and Nigeria.
He further lauded the Governor Yahaya Bello for allowing Muslims in the state against all odds to observe Eid-el-Fitri prayers in the usual way, despite the ongoing global pandemic happenings.
According to him, “It is gratifying to note that we are concluding this year’s Ramadan on a good note despite the current COVID-19 pandemic ravaging the whole world, the Almighty Allah allowed Muslims in Kogi State to join the Muslim Ummah in making supplications for the forgiveness of our sins”.
He however commended his Muslim faithfuls in the state for adhering to the COVID-19 protocol such as wearing of face masks, observing social distancing, regular washing of hands and eating of immune-boosting foods and others, as directed by the State COVID-19 Task Force.
He further promised to through his Foundation continue to make life more meaningful to all less privileged in the state, reiterating his commitment towards helping of the poor and needy in the society.Share this on WhatsApp