His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, CFR Oba of Benin has enjoined Muslim faithful to pray for Nigeria’s growth and development.
The Royal father said this in his Eid-El-Kabir goodwill message through his Chief Press Secretary, Osaigbovo Iguobaro on Wednesday in Benin City, Edo State.
Oba Ewuare II, urged Muslims to reflect on the tenets of the Islamic religion as encapsulated in the Holy Qur’an and pray for forgiveness of sins of mankind and bring peace upon our dear Country – Nigeria.
The statement partly read, “His Royal Majesty also prays to Almighty God and our ancestors for the growth and development of our dear Country”.
“Oba Ewuare II urges Muslims to use their personal devotion and worship to pray God to grant the nation’s leaders good health, wisdom and the political will to salvage the nation through virtues of diligence that inspires hard work from economic morass to greater heights”.