Saturday, 10 August 2019

Eid el Kabir: Pray for Nigeria’s Unity, Etaba urge Muslims in Obubra/Etung

The member representing Obubra/Etung Federal constituency in the House of Representatives has called on Muslims in his constituency to use this year’s Eid el Kabir to pray for Nigeria’s unity.

The house committee chairman on Legislative Budget and Research in the green chambers also urged his constituents to pray for the development of the constituency.  
The message which was shared on his Social media handle reads below:

I urge all our Muslims brothers and sisters Across the country, particularly, the Obubra/Etung Muslims to use this year’s Eid el Kabir to Pray for unity of the country and the development of my Constituency.

Eid el Kabir  also called the "Festival of the Sacrifice", is the second of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year, and considered the holier of the two it is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (also known as Abraham) to follow Allah's (God's) command to sacrifice his son. Muslims around the world observe this event.