By; AYO OJEDOKUN, Lagos
Youth Sports Federation of Nigeria (YSFON) has congratulated Muslims in the country on this year’s Sallah celebration.
In a goodwill message from the body, signed by its National President, Dr. Nasiru Gawuna, it urged all Muslim faithful to always remember that Eid El~Kabir is a season of sacrifice, love, and obedience.
Gawuna who is also the Deputy Governor of Kano State adviced all those celebrating Sallah to avoid gathering and keep to the rules of the COVID~19 guidelines as was issued by the Presidential Task Force on COVID- 19 and the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control.
“As the whole Nigeria joins the rest of the World to mark this year’s Eid, we at YSFON felicitate with them and pray that the Almighty Allah will continue to guide and protect everyone especially in this period of the dreaded COVID~19 pandemic”, the statement said.