SALLAH: MAYOR OF PORTHARCOURT CITY FELICITATES WITH MUSLIMS IN THE CITY
… Urges Muslims in the city to live a life of sacrifice and selflessness.
Mayor of Portharcourt City Hon Victor Ihunwo JP felicitates with Muslim faithfuls in the city as they celebrate sallah.
He urged them to always live a life of sacrifice and selflessness.
In his Eid-el-Kabir message released from his press office, The Mayor said his administration will always support Muslim faithfuls as long as they maintain religious harmony and coexist peacefully with those of other faith in the city.
Hon Victor Ihunwo, who expressed his sincere appreciation to Muslims in portharcourt for their cooperation and support to his administration in the past 1year,restated his unflinching commitment to their wellbeing.
“It is very important we sustain the peace in the city as we celebrate sallah,I know that Islam is a religion of peace,we should eschew all extremist behaviors that give Islam a wrong name” The Mayor said.
The Mayor advised Muslims to guard their children from the exposure to extremists that will brainwash and exploit them.
He urged them to be tolerant,remain peaceful and continue to support the Administration of The Governor of Rivers State,Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike CON,GSSRS,POS(Africa) as he consolidates on the gains of his fantastic first term.
(Chief Press Secretary to the Mayor)
11th August 2019