By Stanley Onyekwere
The Member House of Representatives, representing AMAC/Bwari Federal Constituency, Hon. Micah Jiba has called on Muslims to engage more on prayer that will unite the country during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration.
Jiba, who made this point when some Muslim faithful visited him at his Damagaza residence, said that using the period to pray for peace and total unity of the nation would go a long way in assisting the effort t of the government, in reducing the security challenges bedeviling the society.
The lawmaker opined that Sallah period is a time for sobber reflection and sacrifice in the service of the motherland.
We can achieve peaceful coexistence when we all embrace the spirit of sacrifice, tolerance and oneness, in doing this the blessings of Allah (SWT) will automatically fill our lives with happiness and open all the door of success now and always.
“I congratulate the people of AMAC/Bwari federal constituency and the FCT in general on this day and urge all of us to imbibe the spirit of sacrifice in our daily lives.
“Let us apply the lesson of the period and continue to do good deeds in charity and generosity.
“Against all challenges, lets all Nigerians rally round and support the leadership of the national Assembly for a greater Nigeria at the 9th Assembly that will guarantee peace and tranquility in our land.
“There are indication that our collective prayers is already yielding good success at resolving security problems,” he stated.