Former Kwara South Senator, Dr Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim, has congratulated Muslim faithful in Kwara South, Kwara and across the country, for the sighting of the moon, signals the commencement of this year’s Holy Month of Ramadan.
In a statement he personally signed, Senator Rafiu urged Muslims to take maximum advantage of the holy month to increase their acts of worship and move closer to Almighty Allah.
He also called on Muslims to seize the opportunity of this Holy Month to offer prayers to God to bless Nigeria with purposeful leadership, direction and development.
The lawmaker prayed Almighty Allah (SWT) to accept all acts of worship and supplications offered during the Month.
“May Allah accept our worship, our fasting, our standing, our bowing and our prostration in this month of Ramadan and beyond,” he said.
Meanwhile, the Senator has made arrangement for the distribution of Ramadan gifts (cash and food items) to the less privileged, religious and traditional leaders within and outside Kwara South.