By AUSTIN OWOICHO, Abuja
Former President of the Senate, Senator David Mark has congratulated the Muslim faithful for the successful completion of the Ramadan fasting and urged them to use the period of Eid El-Fitr celebration to promote peaceful co-existence between and among Nigerians.
Senator Mark in a goodwill message to Nigerians to commemorate this year’s Eid El-Fitr, signed by his Media Assistant, Paul Mumeh, said that more than ever before the country needs men and women of goodwill to promote peace and unity.
Senator Mark stated that in spite of the daunting challenges especially insecurity, Nigerians must come together to provide a common solution to the plethora of problems confronting the Nation.
He urged citizens to continue to uphold the sanctity of our brotherhood and good neighbourliness as a panacea for peace to reign.
Senator Mark reiterated that “there is need for all citizens to live in peace and harmony with each other in order to create an enabling environment for development.
“With cooperation and collective effort of all, our challenges would be surmountable, pointing out that blame games or buck-passing will only jeopardize our efforts.”
He wished the Muslim faithful a blissful Sallah celebration.