The Member representing Osogbo/Olorunda/Irepodun/Orolu Federal Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives, Abuja, Hon. Bukola Oyewo has felicitated with all Muslims in his constituency, Osun state and the country at large on the celebration of the 2020 Eid-il-Fitr.
Oyewo made this known in a press statement signed by his Media Office and released to newsmen on Saturday, in Osogbo.
He congratulated the Muslim faithful on a successful completion of the Ramadan Fast and enjoined all Nigerians to use the occasion of the celebration to pray for the peace, unity, prosperity and stability of the nation.
The Lawmaker said, “I admonish Nigerians to shun hate speeches and divisive tendencies and join hands with the Government to build a peaceful, strong and united Nigeria so as to achieve the next level of socio-economic development.”
He reaffirmed the determination of the Federal Government to protect the lives and property of all citizens, and therefore urged constituents and Nigerians at large to be their brothers keeper by adhering to all advisories of health authorities aimed at preventing spread of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic ravaging the world in the course of festivity, emphasizing that government’s measures in this regard is to ensure every citizen is safe, regardless of their social or religious affiliations.
He restated government’s desire for all Nigerians to be inspired by the virtues gained during the Holy Month of Ramadan to live a life of sacrifice, charity and love for one another.