Tinubu Urges Nigerians To Prioritise Love for Country At Sallah

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President Bola Tinubu has emphasised the importance of Nigerians of prioritising their love for the country above everything else.
President Tinubu had joined the Muslim faithful in Lagos on Wednesday to observe the Eid-El-Fitr prayers, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan
Speaking to reporters after prayers at the Eid Ground at the Dodan Barracks, Tinubu reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to delivering prosperity and development for all Nigerians.
He said “the resilience, sacrifice that we have should be preserved. Be a kind and cheerful giver. Love your country better than any other country, because that’s the only one we have.
”We must continue to protect the integrity of our government and leadership.
”The renewed hope is alive, well and fine, and Nigerians should continue to be very hopeful. Without hope, there is no salvation. Without hope, there is no development. Without hope, there is no life. Eid Mubarak,’’ the President said.
In his sermon, the Chief Imam of Lagos State, Sheikh Sulaiman Oluwatoyin Abu-Nolla, urged Nigerians to shun all acts of violence, ensure peaceful co-existence, and continue to have faith in the country’s leadership.
Sheikh Abu-Nolla also challenged those in positions of authority to remain faithful to their oaths of office and work towards alleviating the plight of the less privileged.
He further admonished faithful to remember Muslims in Gaza and other conflict areas.
“Let us not forget our brothers and sisters in Gaza and other areas of conflict,” the Chief Imam said, as he led the prayers for peace and prosperity.





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