Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has felicitated with the Muslim Community on the celebration of the Id-el-Fitr.
He congratulated all Muslims for successfully completing this year’s Ramadan Fast.
In a Sallah Message on Thursday, Governor Wike urged the Muslim Community to pray for the unity and peace of the nation as they celebrate.
The governor called on the Muslim faithful to use the Id-el-Fitr celebrations to re-dedicate themselves to the ideals of peace, security and friendship.
He assured that the State Government and security agencies have put in place security measures to ensure a peaceful celebration of the Sallah.
Governor Wike urged Nigerians to promote religious tolerance, adding that such virtue would ensure peace across the country and enhance national development.
He assured the Muslim community and all residents of the state government’s determination to improve the lives of her citizens.
Governor Wike also commended the Muslim community in Rivers for their consistent support for his administration.
Special Assistant to the Rivers State Governor,
14th June, 2018.