Eid-el-Kabir

We Enjoy Power Supply Only When You Are Around, Daura Leaders Tell Buhari

KATSINA – Leaders from the five local government areas under the Daura emirate in Katsina state say the communities enjoy 24 hour supply of electricity only when President Muhammadu Buhari is around.   Buhari had gone to Daura for the Sallah celebration. While hosting the leaders, they commended the president and also asked him to address issues plaguing the area. “Anytime the President is around we enjoy 24 hours power supply. But if he is not around, the power supply is not always stable,” Mohammed Saleh, one of the leaders, said. Responding, Buhari said he is set to improve the lives of Nigerians, as he is convinced that he got [Read]

Amosun Vs Abiodun: Drama As Amosun Steals Show At Eid Praying Ground

ABEOKUTA – There was a drama on Sunday as the Muslim faithful at the Eid ground, Lantoro, Abeokuta hailed the arrival of the former governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun while the arrival of the representatives of the state government were played down. NEWS FLAKES NG gathered that the there was tumultuous crowd to welcome the arrival of Amosun which could not be said of Gov Abiodun’s men who were also at the praying ground to observe the annual festival. But when the former governor arrived at Eid, the Muslim brothers and the residents of Lantoro area started shouting his name and hailing him. It was furthered gathered that [Read]

EID-EL-KABIR: Gov Abiodun Celebrates With Muslims, Preaches Perseverance, Unity

ABEOKUTA – Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has urged all Muslim faithful to imbibe the spirit of perseverance, steadfastness and obedience as they join their brethren around the world to celebrate this year Eid-El- Kabir festival. Dapo Abiodun, in his goodwill message to Muslims reminded them that those godly qualities were the qualities of Prophet Muhammad. His words, “Let me enjoin you all to celebrate with moderation. We must all remember that even this celebration is an act of worship to Allah. And, I pray that God accepts all our worship as Ibadah. May He also grant us good rewards in this life and hereafter.” “Once again, on behalf [Read]

[BREAKING] Eid-el-Kabir: FG declares August 12th, 13th As Public Holidays

ABUJA – Fresh report reaching NEWS FLAKES NG at PRESS TIME has it that the Federal Government has declared Monday, August, 12th and Tuesday, 13th, as public holidays to mark the 2019 Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior, Georgina Ehuriah, who made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government, in Abuja on Tuesday, congratulated the Muslim faithful on the occasion. She also called on all Nigerians, at home and in the diaspora, to use the period of this year’s Eid celebration to “embrace the virtues of love, humility, peace and sacrifice as exemplified by the Holy Prophet Mohammed.” Ehuriah urged Nigerians to shun disruptive tendencies and to [Read]

SALAH: “There is Light At The End of The Tunnel”, Says Senator Obadara

Chairman of Lucinda Media Limited (Owners of Sweet 107.1FM), Senator Olugbenga Onaolapo Obadara, has expressed optimism that things will always get better for the Nigerian Nation. While felicitating with Muslim faithfuls on the Sallah Celebration, The Senator said that as a progressive he is optimistic that all will eventually be well for us. He said: “Let me felicitate with my muslim brothers and sisters on the Sallah Celebration. Let me also say that i believe that Sallah teaches us that there is light at the end of the tunnel. As a progressive, i also believe that things will get better for the Nigerian Nation.” The Media chief, however, noted that [Read]

EID-EL-KABIR: Ogun OMPAN felicitates with Muslims, urges celebration with moderation, sober reflection, good governance

– commends Gov Amosun’s Urban renewal and  Physical planning drive Association of Online Media Practitioners of Nigeria (OMPAN), Ogun State Chapter has felicitated with Muslims across Ogun and beyond on the occasion of the year’s annual Eid-el-Kabir celebrations. In a release signed by the state’s group’s Public Relations Officer, Comrade John Izabi, the Association urged all Muslims and indeed other members of the public to celebrate with moderation and a deep reflection about our collective existence. It however urged government at all levels to continue to do more in improving the welfare and living standards of the people even as it also charged the masses to remain supportive and prayerful [Read]

EID-EL-KABIR: “Put Our State First in your prayers”, Gbolahan Macjob charges Muslims in Abeokuta

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that House of Representatives Aspirant under the platform of Young Democratic Party, Gbolahan Macjob has called on Muslims faithfuls from Abeokuta South local government, to put Ogun State at the heart of their prayers, upon the successful conclusion of the last Ramadan fast and commemoration of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir. Gbolahan gave his advice to the Muslim faithfuls, urging them to continue to pray for the peace and unity of state and Nigeria, particularly towards the conduct of the 2019 general elections. While wishing them a merry Eid-el-Kabir, he enjoined Muslims to remain committed to the teachings of Islam imbibed during this festival season. He said this [Read]