The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has urged Special Forces personnel to tackle security challenges confronting the country with “rugged optimism and renewed determination”.
Nigeria’s Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has congratulated Muslim faithful on the successful completion of the Ramadan fast.
Dr Orji Kalu, Senator-elect, Abia North Senatorial District, has felicitated with the Muslim community on the successful completion of Ramadan fast.
It is reasonable to conclude that whenever the All Progressives Congress holds up the mirror to look at itself, the image that comes up is that of a once-in-an-age progressive entity created to remedy our national defects. Hard evidence, however, declines to support this distorted image.
Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has described the 83-year-old Muslim Cleric, Imam Abdullahi Abubakar, who saved the lives of hundreds of persons fleeing from attacks by suspected bandits in Yelwan Gindi Akwati, Swei and Nghar villages in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau as a hero.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has urged Muslim faithful to pray to God to grant the nation’s leaders wisdom to handle the many challenges facing the country, especially that of insecurity.
An Oyo State High Court in Ibadan on Tuesday fixed June 25 for hearing of preliminary objection in a fundamental human right suit filed by Muslim parents of female students of University of Ibadan International School Ibadan over the school’s refusal to allow their children wear Hijab on their uniform.
The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has called on Muslim faithful to pray for a positive turn around in the fortunes of Nigeria as they join their counterparts across the world to observe this year’s Ramadan fasting.
Former Abia State Governor and Senator-elect, Abia North Senatorial District, Dr. Orji Kalu, has called on Muslim faithful to use the holy month of Ramadan to offer prayers for the country.
The respondents in the suit are ISI, University of Ibadan, the School Principal, Mrs Phebean Olowe and Prof. Abideen Aderinto, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics) and Chairman, ISI Board of Governors.
Crowther made his voyage home to establish the first Anglican mission in Yoruba land.
The Governor, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Abdulwahab Oba, urged Muslims to pray fervently for peaceful transition as general election approaches.
Alhaji Isma’il Ibrahim, the spokesman, office of the State Head of the Civil Service, announced the holiday in a statement in Dutse on Monday.
Lalong sounded this note of warning while addressing participants at the All Progressives Congress stakeholders meeting held in Jos.
Obasa said this in his Eid-el-Kabir message to Nigerians, signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Musbau Rasak.
Saraki made the plea in his Eid-el-Kabir message to Muslim faithful in a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Media and Publicity, Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu.
According to the former governor, Nigerians should embrace patriotism, selflessness and discipline in their pursuits for the sake of rebuilding the nation.
Dogara, in an Eid el-Kabir message, issued on Monday in Abuja, by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan, charged religious leaders to always preach and promote ethno-religious tolerance.
Adewale made the pledge on Friday while speaking with newsmen shortly after a reception he organised for his Muslim supporters in Ado-Ekiti.
These are addressing the conditions conducive to the spread of terrorism, measures to prevent and combat terrorism, measures to build states’ capacity to prevent and combat terrorism and to strengthen the role of the UN system in that regard