The Esama of Benin, His Excellency, Sir, Chief, Doctor Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion has sent a goodwill message to the Muslim Community on the occasion of the Eid-el-fitri celebration.
In the Message, the Esama noted with joy the cordial relationship that has existed among people of the various religions in Edo state and solicited for its sustenance.
Chief Igbinedion urged the Muslims not to spend the Eld-el-fitri, for wining and dining alone. He advised them to spend the day in sober refection and endeavor to seek the face of Allah for solutions to the problems facing the country.
The Esama also asked Muslims to pray for leaders at all levels to be endowed with wisdom and God guidance to succeed in their respective positions.
Chief Igbinedion congratulated the Muslims for successfully fasting throughout the Month of Ramadan and prayed that all the blessing that go with such an important spiritual exercise would accrue onto them.