By; RALPH OKHIRIA, Benin City
His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare II, Oba Of Benin, has felicitated with Muslim faithful on the occasion of the Eid-el-Kabir celebration, with a call on all Muslims to emulate the virtues of Prophet Mohammed, the most merciful and most benevolent.
The Benin Monarch stated that as the nation gradually approach another election year, Muslims should pray fervently for peace and security as well as for a free, fair and credible elections in Nigeria.
The Omo N’Oba reminded Muslims of the need to live harmoniously with other Nigerians irrespective of religious leanings in order to ensure peace, unity and progress of the country.
His Royal Majesty wished every Muslim a happy Sallah celebration.