The Esama of Benin and Honourary Romanian Consul to Edo and Delta States, His Excellency, Sir, Chief, Doctor Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion has felicitated with Muslims on the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitri Celebration.
In a statement in Benin City, the Esama congratulated the Muslim community on the successful completion of the thirty day Ramadan.
Chief Igbinedion expressed the hope that the Muslims have benefited maximally from the spiritual effects of the Ramadan period, an experience which he said would attract blessings from almighty Allah.
He noted with delight the cordial relationship that has existed among people of the various religious backgrounds in Edo State and solicited for its sustenance.
The Esama advised the Muslim community to use the occasion of the Eid-el-Fitri celebration to seek the face of Allah for solutions to the problems bedeviling the country.
Chief Igbinedion also advised Muslims to continue to pray for leaders at all levels, and continue to live in peace with their neighbours.