Members of a socio-political group in Osun, Osun All Progressives Youth Forum (OAPYF) Under the leadership Comrade Olateju Olorungbebe Adunni, has felicitated with the Muslim faithful on the joyous celebration of Eid-El-Kabir.
The group in a statement by the State Publicity Secretary , Mr. Lawal Lukman , urged Osun to pray and support Gboyega Oyetola In the forthcoming gubernatorial election in the state.
Lukman appealed to Osun to imbibe the lessons of love, sacrifice and peaceful coexistence as that was the only way to promote unity in the country.
According to him: “On this momentous occasion, I congratulate Osun Muslim, also to use this opportunity to plea on Osun Citizens to support our candidate In the forthcoming gubernatorial election
“The holy prophet Mohammed lived in peace and harmony with diverse groups of different faiths. In following his teaching and steps, we must all appreciate the fact that the Almighty Allah created us with our diversities. We must embrace the diversity and strive to live in peace with one another.
“If Almighty Allah wanted us to be the same, it would have been so, but Almighty Allah brought us together to create a harmony. We should all respect one another and be selfless advocates for peace for we are all of equal values in the eyes of the Almighty Allah.
“It is only in an environment of peace we can achieve meaningful and true development we desire for our great country, Nigeria.
“We urge all Nigerians to continuously support and pray for President Muhammadu Buhari in its determination in to steer the country on the right path and deliver of election promises.”