Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe state has congratulated Muslim faithfuls for the successful completion of the one month Ramadan fast, calling for more prayers for the state and country.
He disclosed this in a Sallah message to celebrate Eid-el-fitr, marking the end of the Ramadan fast.
He said “although the Ramadan fast is over, we should continue to be guided by the lessons of peace, love, humility, sympathy and charity as preached by the one-month religious obligation.
“As a people, we have every reason to be thankful to Allah (SWT) for the gift of life and good health to witness this day.
“Recently, we were faced with a challenge. We have individually and collectively lost loved ones, we pray Allah (SWT) grant them eternal rest in Aljanatur Firdaus and, to their relations, the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss”.
Governor Buni commended the people for keeping faith with government.
“I want to use this opportunity to express my profound gratitude to you the good people of Yobe state, for keeping faith with this administration.
“Your kind prayers and steadfastness in this government has given us the encouragement to remain focused in the discharge of our responsibilities” he said.