Oba of Benin Felicitate with Muslims on Eid-el Kabir Celebration

Oba of Benin Felicitate with Muslims on Eid-el Kabir Celebration 2

The Oba of Benin, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewaure II has felicitated with the Muslims in Edo State as they mark the Eid-el-Kabir urging them to pray against violence in the coming governorship election in the state.

A statement by the Acting Press Secretary of the Oba, Mr Victor Ogiemwanre urged the Muslims to continue to imbibe the virtues of obedience to the will of Allah.

Oba Ewuare II also tasked Muslims to use the occasion to hold prayers and fasting sessions for politicians to adhere to electoral laws and for the peaceful gubernatorial poll in Edo state. While enjoining Muslims faithful to extend hands of fellowship to all irrespective of their religious persuasion, the monarch admonished them to endeavour to practice love, forgiveness, harmonious co-existence and co-expedience to constituted authority.

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