From:Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
The Chief Imam Nasrul-lahi-li Fathi Society of Nigeria (NASFAT) kaduna State Chapter, Imam Marooph Raji has called on Muslim faithful to offer special prayers for unity of the country during the forthcoming Ramadan fasting period.
He made the assertion during the commencement of the year 2021 Annual Ramadan Tafsir in Kaduna kaduna yesterday.
The Cleric noted that the nation needed more prayers now than ever due to the emerging challenges.
“Muslim Ummah (faithful) and other people from other religious inclinations should join in making special and constant supplication to Allah (God) concerning the state of the nation.
“ As Nigerians, especially Muslims, we should dedicate ourselves this Ramadan, which is a month Allah opens the gate of blessings and forgiveness, to asking for Allah’s intervention in our polity and seeking forgiveness where we have done wrong,’’ he said.
He also admonished Nigerians to shun all forms of evil, adding “people should stop telling lies to check unnecessary disagreements’’.
“Our people should copy that which is good; shun all forms of evil and sin.
“Allah gave an express command in the Holy Qur’an that we should fear Him in all we do and in our interaction with one another,’’ he said.
He noted that ,corruption security challenges where all products of disobedience to Almighty commandments
Imam Raji who was presented with Certificate award for training Organized by Al azar University Egypt dauratul ahima which was done online for two month, called on Nigerian to use the Holy month which a period of self restraining and focus on God seeking forgiveness for their shortcomings.