As this year’s Ramadan fast commenced today, the Peoples Democratic Party, Lagos State chapter has urged the Muslim Ummahs, to emulate the teachings of the holy prophet Muhammed.
In a statement issued on Wednesday, through its publicity secretary, Alhaji Hakeem Amode, the party congratulated the Islamic faithful, admonishing them to take advantage of the holy month, to pray for Nigeria and work for a better nation while urging them to imbibe the teachings of Prophet Muhammad (SWT).
The statement reads,
“The holy month of Ramadan is upon us, it’s an auspicious period for practicing Muslims during which they fast from sunrise to sunset.
“We are about to be purified of all impurity, and happiness is what lies ahead.
“We wish you all a very happy Ramadan as we enjoin us all to see this as an opportunity to rededicate our lives to Almighty Allah that has seen us through all kinds of challenges,” Amode noted in the terse statement on behalf of the PDP.