Eid-el-Kabir: May the divine blessings of Allah bring you hope - Goodluck Jonathan to all Muslims
Aug. 11, 2019
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has sent out his Sallah message to all Muslims in the country, wishing them well.
The former president on Sunday, August 11, said he wishes all Muslim faithful a blessed Eid Al-Adha.
In his prayer, he specifically asked for four things, which are:
4. Acceptance of all sacrifices
He said: “Wishing the entire Muslim Ummah a blessed Eid Al-Adha! May the divine blessings of Allah bring you hope, faith, and joy, and may He accept your sacrifices as an act of Ibadah.”
The former vice president said that the feast of Eid al-Adha was a reminder for everyone to make sacrifices for the betterment of humanity.
In view of the reported cases of marginalization, rampant insecurity, alleged socio-injustice and a call for secession, Atiku begged Nigerians not to divide the country.
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His goodwill message tagged Sacrifice To God For The Good of Others Is The Spirit of Eid al-Adha, Atiku partly said: "During Eid al-Adha, we honour the submission of the Patriarch, Prophet Ibrahim to the wish of Almighty Allah to sacrifice his son.
"This feast is, therefore, a reminder for all of us to make sacrifices for the betterment of humanity. There are happenings across the globe that tell us that the world is in dire need of love and peace...."