HAPPY EID IL KABIR TO YOU ALLOct 25th, 2012 | By Akinlade Dada | Category: Lead Story, NEWS
The Executive Chairman, Yaba LCDA, Hon Abdul Raheem Olajide Jimoh wishes the entire law- abiding citizens of Yaba and its environ happy eid il kabir. The chairman sent the message in an interview held in his office. He called on all Muslim faithfuls to remember the importance of sacrifice made through Ishmael by prophet Ibrahim which shows absolute trust in God, love for mankind and total obedience.
While reflecting on these virtues as demonstrated by prophet Ibrahim, Hon Jide Jimoh enjoined all to live in peace and harmony with one another. He used the occasion to call on pilgrims to Saudi Arabia to be good ambassadors of this country and follow the tenets of Islam and remember to pray for the nation.
He also used the occasion to wish them journey mercy back to Nigeria. On his tenure at Yaba, he said: ‘’I am resolute to taking Yaba to the zenith of greatness’’. He however enjoined all and sundry to fulfil their obligations to the administration by paying the council rates and levies as demanded.