President Buhari, has issued out a message to the Muslim brothers and sisters as they prepare to start the Ramadam fast yesterday being thursday. The urged those who perpetrate violence and destruction in the name of Islam all over the world to desist from tarnishing the name of the religion.
A statement was released by the Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity), Garba Shehu, President Buhari implored Muslims to seek maximum benefits from the Ramadan period “by being helpful to all manner of people, learning and following the true message of the religion as taught by the Holy Prophet”.
“As we make collective efforts to bring to a permanent end the menace of the Boko Haram in the Lake Chad basin countries, let me use this auspicious occasion to appeal to our misguided brothers to drop their arms, embrace peace and seek a better understanding of Islam during this Holy period and beyond.
“I wish all our citizens a blessed Ramadan. Ramadan Kareem Mubarak.” President Buhari said.