Kogi Central senator-elect, Engr. Abubakar Ohere, has urged Muslims and all Nigerians to use the Ramadan period to pray for unity, peace, prosperity and general well-being in the country.
Engr. Ohere made this known in a statement issued on Thursday while felicitating with Muslim faithful on the beginning of the Holy month of Ramadan.
“It said that the period provided Muslim Ummah an opportunity to renew their faith in Almighty Allah through worship and adherence to the teachings of the Holy Quran.
“As we enter the holy month of Ramadan, a time for fasting, piety, introspection, discipline and humanity, I wish all Muslim faithful a Ramadan filled with peace, goodness and blessings,” he said.
Engr. Ohere further enjoined Muslims to use the Ramadan period to show kindness, forgiveness, sharing with and caring for fellowman.
The Senator-elect prayed that the holy month would inspire generosity among all.