Eid-ul-Mawlid: Lawan greets Muslim ummah; preaches peace, love and tolerance 




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By Chibuike Nwabuko

Abuja (Sundiata Post) – President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has greeted Muslim Ummah on the occasion of the Eid-ul-Mawlid, reminding Muslims and all people of faith of the virtues of peaceful coexistence, love and tolerance as taught and lived by the Holy Prophet.

This was contained in a statement signed by the Special Adviser(Media) to President of the Senate, Ola Awoniyi made available to Sundiata Post in the goodwill message from Ahmed Lawan to commemorate the birth of Holy Prophet Muhammad (SLM).

According to him, “Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) set clear examples through his life of piety and fervent worship of Allah for all true Muslims to emulate at all times.

“Doing so is particularly important now when these virtues are required for healing our land and strengthening our bond as humans, people of faith and Nigerians.

“The Federal Government and the National Assembly will continue to work assiduously to create the enabling environment for peaceful coexistence and prosperity in Nigeria,” Lawan says.

Senate President who wished all Nigerians happy celebration, reminded citizens to continue to observe the COVID-19 health protocols during the celebration and after.

He also enjoined the citizenry to pray for and continue to support our law enforcement and security forces in their “valiant and patriotic efforts to protect all of us.”