by Christiana Gokyo, Jos
Senator Istifanus D. Gyang of Plateau North Senatorial District, doubles as Deputy Chairman, Senate Committee on Defence, has congratulated the Ulamah and Muslim Ummah on the successful completion of this year’s Ramadan season of fasting and prayers.
The Senator says “The period was one for self examination, instilling godly fear, penance, avoidance of evil in thought and action, sharing and caring, seeking peace and doing good works, among other godly virtues.”
In a statement signed and issued to our correspondent in Jos over the weekend by his media assistant, Musa Ibrahim Ashoms, Senator Gyang wished the Muslim Ummah the corresponding blessings of Ramadan, which culminates with the Eid-El-Fitir Sallah prayers.
He enjoins the Muslim Ummah to, among others, pray for the peace of Plateau North and the nation at large and for God to help Nigeria overcome the evils of corruption, insurgency, banditry and kidnapping and bring an end to the plague of coronavirus across nations of the world.
Senator Gyang is wishing the Ummah a solemn and blessed Eid-El-Fitir Sallah celebration, while complying with the protocols of COVID-19.