From Yakubu Mustapha, Minna.
The Niger State chapter of All Progressive Congress APC has congratulated the people of Niger state on the celebration of this years Edil- Kabir while urging for peaceful coexistence amongst the people devoid of political, tribal and religious differences.
The party Chairman, Engr. Mohammed Jibrin Imam in a sallah message issued by the Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Idris A. Abini appreciated the support, cooperation and peaceful conduct of its supporters thus far and charged for its sustainance.
Engr Imam told Muslims and non Muslims to eschew religious tolerance in the spirit of sacrifice, sharing, commitment and loyalty as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) in the Holy Quran.
He therefore, appealed to APC supporters and the entire citizens to be patient with the present administration in the state as it is doing all that is humanly possible to ensure the provision of dividend of democracy.
The APC Chairman noted that development can not be achieved in an atmosphere of rancor and acrimony as dialogue remains the only option in resolving issues.
He urged communities to report any suspected movement to the security agencies immediately they noticed any sign while wishing Muslims in the country the best celebration advised them to maintained peace and obey laws and order during and after the festival.