Eid Ud-Adha is a celebration of the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son in obedience to the commandment of Allah, it teaches us loyalty and total submission to the will of the almighty.
On the occasion of this year celebration, the Senator representing Kwara South Senatorial District, Oyelola Ashiru, has felicitated with Muslim faithful across the globe.
In a press statement made available to the news men, the Senator congratulates all Muslim faithfuls on the celebration of Eid Ud-Adha, “we give thanks to almighty Allah who counted us among the living, Al-ḥamdu l-illāhi rabbi l-ʿālamīn”. He says.
“As Prophet Ibrahim has displayed, I enjoin all and sundry to accept the supremacy of Allah in all of our endeavours and to acknowledge that nothing pays better than total obedience to the commandments of God.
“As we celebrate in compliance to Covid-19 guildelines, let us remember our friends, neighbours and the less privileged who are in need of alms in this trying times. Our gift are to Allah and he will reward us accordingly.
“As we pray for divine intervention toward the pandemic that is ravaging the world, let us continue to pray for the unity and prosperity of our dear nation and let us continue to live in peace with our friends and neighbours.” The statement added.