Kwara State governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has described the migration of the Prophet Muhammed from his birthplace to Medina as a watershed in world history.
Speaking at the annual Hijrah event in Ilorin, the state capital, AbdulRazaq said the ideals of Hijrah formed a strong foundation for good ethics and international system built on non-aggression, mutual cooperation, respect for dissents and human rights, and collective security.
This is just as the Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Engr. Yakubu Danladi-Salihu called on Muslims to intensify prayers for Nigeria to surmount all her challenges.
Danladi-Salihu in a congratulatory message on the 1444 Hijrah signed by his chief press secretary, Sheu Yusuf, charged Muslims to reflect on the essence of Hijrah and imbibe the lessons of perseverance, tolerance, steadfastness, piety, and amity inherent in the season.
He called for continuous support and prayers from Muslims and Nigerians generally for the nation and its…
Source: Leadership Newspaper