The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has congratulated the Muslim community on the Eid Al-Adha festivities, saying the feast symbolizes faith and total reliance on God.
The Governor also felicitated the pilgrims who gathered at Mount Arafah in Saudi Arabia today, a major pillar of their Hajj rites.
He prayed to Allah to accept their pilgrimage and supplications, urging them to commit Nigeria to the hand of God.
According to a Government House statement issued in Ilorin, the state capital by his Chief Press Secretary, Rafiu Ajakaye, the Governor joined the Emir of Ilorin, Dr. Ibrahim Sulu Gambari, leader of the faithful and chairman of the Kwara State Council of Chiefs, to congratulate the Kwara public, especially the Muslims, on the festivities.”
He called on transporters and everyone alike to drive safely, and avoid all unhealthy practices that may jeopardise public safety or public health.