Islamic Cleric Preaches Peaceful Coexistence among Nigerians
As Muslims celebrate this year’s Eid – El- Kabir, a renowned Ibadan based Islamic Cleric, Prof. Sabit Ariyo Olagoke, Jp has urged Nigerians to live in togetherness and peace as exemplified by Prophet Mohammed.
Olagoke , who is the Spiritual Leader and Founder of Shafaudeen- In- Islam Worldwide stated this in his Eid-El-Kabir message.
He said that the country needed these attributes to achieve the desired greatness, adding that it was only in an atmosphere of peace and love that people could thrive and attain their potentials.
“Let us continue to exhibit love toward fellow human beings and re-dedicate our lives to the service of God, the Almighty Allah and humanity in general for a better Nigeria of our dream, as demonstrated by Prophet Muhammed (PBUH) during his earthly sojourn,” he said
The Islamic scholar further assured that the spate of kidnapping witnessed in some parts of the country, particularly in the Southwest region would soon become a thing of the past if Nigerians stand united against the ugly trend.
He observed that for Oyo State pace setter agenda, the need to support the government of Governor Seyi Makinde is sacrosanct, for the maintenance of peace and accelerated development under an environment of discipline and zero tolerance to Corruption.
“Let us use the period of this festival to pray for the peace, progress and economic emancipation of our dear country, Nigeria, as patriotic stakeholders” he said