Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has urged Nigerians, especially Muslims, to take advantage of the period of Eid-el Kabir to offer special prayers for the peace and unity of the country.
Gov. Ugwuanyi in a message to Muslims noted that it was only through prayers and absolute faith in God that Nigeria can overcome her current socio-cultural and economic challenges.
The governor harped on the need for peaceful co-existence among Nigerians irrespective of their religious and ethnic differences, adding that the God, who brought us together as one entity, will certainly take the nation to the dreams of our founding fathers.
He also urged Nigerians to love and appreciate one another and avoid any ungodly act that could lead to disunity.
While felicitating with Muslims, Gov. Ugwuanyi also offered prayers for President Muhammadu Buhari and other leaders for God’s guidance and wisdom to enable them take decisions that will lead to the progress of the country and enhance our peaceful co-existence.