August 10, 2022

Reporters’ Diary

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Chief Imam praises Buhari’s efforts on security

By Ade Adsanya

The Chief Imam of 055 Nigeria Air Force Camp Central Mosque, Legico Barracks, Victoria Island, Flying Officer Imran Zakanyya has expressed his satisfaction with the efforts of President Mohammad Buhari in his fight against insurgencies in Nigeria.

 Speaking at the celebration of this year’s Eid-el Kabril, he said the president has tried his best to equip the Nigerian troops in their efforts to keep Nigeria safe and secure.

The Chief Imam prayed to God to grant him strength in all his activities he has been doing to bring permanent peace to this our great nation, Nigeria.

He said, Eid-el Kabril is a day set aside by the Muslim faithful to celebrate the sacrifice of Prophet Ibrahim when God instructed him to slaughter his son as a sacrifice to God.

He implored the Muslims to see this day as a day of sacrifice, peace, unity and love the Muslims should see their Christian brothers and sisters as brother and sister, we should all be our brothers’ keepers.

 According to him, this is the period has been described as the best of the days in the sight of Allah and should be savoured.

“There are no days in which righteous deeds are more beloved to Allah than these ten days.

“The last of these 10 days is the Eid day where we observe the eid prayer, listen to the sermon, sacrifice animals and feed the needy.