The Country Director, Global Peace Foundation Nigeria (GPFN), Rev. John Joseph Hayab has wished all Muslims in Nigeria and every part of the world a peaceful, joyous and memorable Eid-el-kabir celebration.
He noted that the Muslim feast of Eid Eid- Kabir symbolizes complete obedience, selflessness, and unadulterated submission to the will and command of the Almighty God as epitomized in the offering of sacrifice.
According to Rev. Hayab in a statement on the occasion of the Eid-el-kabir, “As the Muslim faithful commemorate this historic event, Global Peace Foundation Nigeria is wishing all Muslims in Nigeria and every part of this global planet a peaceful, joyous, and memorable celebration.
“It is our wish that the lessons and spirit of Sacrifice which this Eid symbolizes should be utilized in motivating the advancement of our dear country Nigeria.”
He said that the Global Peace Foundation Nigeria is appealing to Muslims in Nigeria to continue to make sacrifices that would help to remove the hunger, poverty, pains, sorrows, and insecurity that Nigerians are facing.
“One of our focus areas at Global Peace Foundation is service for the common good and in service, we do promote making sacrifices for peace and development,” the statement explained.
The Country Director noted that Nigerians irrespective of their tribe, religion, region, political identities must leave as members of one family under God and make sacrifices that will heal the Nation.