Kwara State Governor, Mall. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq on Wednesday joined other Muslim in the state to observe the Eid-uk-Adha.
The Eid Prayer, Which took place at the ilorin Eid praying ground was led by Imam Imale Sheikh Abdullahi AbdulHameed.
While speaking newsmen shortly after the prayer, Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq urged Muslims to be their brothers’ keepers and work for the unity and development of the country.
“We must first glorify Almighty Allah for allowing us to witness another Eid. Those that went to Hajj, we pray to Allah to bring them back safely. Our strength lies in our unity, and we should maximize such unity and peace that we enjoy to bring more development to our state,” the Governor told reporters on the sideline of the Eid, hailed by hundreds of admirers and worshipers alike.
“Our main message is for peace and tranquility. Let’s be our brothers’ keepers. We all have hope in this country to attain greater heights.”Abdulrazaq added.