ITESIWAJU MUSLIM COMMUNITY HOSTS 5TH ANNUAL RAMADAN LECTURE.
An Islamic scholar and Chief Imam of Bashorun Central Mosque, Ibadan Sheikh habibullahi Adekunle Buhari has identified Unity of Muslims in present Day Nigeria as hallmark of Societal development.
He made this statement in a lecture titled ” Unity : A prerequisite of the societal development and organised by the Itesiwaju Local government Muslim Community,at the local government secretariat,Otu on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.
The guest lecturer also owns a debt of gratitude for the opportunity given to him to be present at the lecture.He prays for the continuity of the ruling more 16 years,saying that APC has performed incredibly well within three years in all ramifications which includes fighting monumental corruption that has killed Nigeria for long.
He guides the executive chairman of the council, Honourable Niyi Adeagbo to be more understandable, accommodative and out-patient than previous years of serving in that capacity as caretaker chairman.
Special Guest at the event,Hon. Sakirulahi Adekunle Fajimi, Senior Special Assistant to Oyo State governor on Agriculture and former Lawmaker avails the occasion to gratify Allah for this year’s Ramadan,thanked Governor Abiola Ajimobi for the rare opportunity given to him to be able to serve in that capacity, appreciates the host,Hon. Niyi Fatai Adeagbo who deems it fit to organize the Ramadan lecture.
He admonishes Muslim faithful to strive to reap the bounties of this blessed month of Ramadan as it is going to an end, saying the topic of the lecture was timely and called for prayers for peace to continue to reign in communities within Itesiwaju LGA .
He expresses happiness and satisfaction over the special prayers and unity exhibited among the seven Communities comprising the Itesiwaju Local government,admonishing youths in the council to always be at the Vanguard of peaceful coexistence which he describes as hallmark of good governance, adding that they should all shun all vices of immorality, indiscipline, brigandage and hooliganism.
He buttresses his statement by urging all political functionaries in Itesiwaju to team up with the duo of Isaac Omodewu and Niyi Adeagbo who are major key players for the progress and success of the council,and tasks all and sundry to add value to the full potentials in the council being an agrarian area.
He appreciates the league of Imams and Alfas, Traditional chiefs, civil society groups, community leaders and the press who made a date to the annual Ramadan Lecture.
In attendance are,traditional chiefs, the league of Imams and Alfas, and religious leaders.
Others include APC family led by Alhaji Osuolale, APC party’s chairman in the council,Chief Zakariyau Mustapha, APC CHIEFTAIN, Alhaji Jimoh Oluwode, APC stalwart, all political functionaries among others.
Also present are the representatives of the Itesiwaju Muslim congress, Itesiwaju Muslim elders forum.
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