By; MOHAMMED MUNIRAT NASIR, Gusau
Zamfara State First Lady, Hajia Aisha Matawalle has congratulated the people of Zamfara state for witnessing yet another month of Ramadan.
A statement by the Press Secretary Office of the First Lady, Zainab Shuaibu Abdullahi said Hajia Aisha urged the good people of the state to use the boundless opportunities offered by the month of Ramadan to pray for a more peaceful and prosperous Zamfara statye.
She said Ramadan is an important period in Islam that brings people more closer to Almighty Allah.
“I therefore, welcome all the people of our dear state to the month of Ramadan with the heart filled with peace, harmony and joy. May the divine blessings of Allah protect and guide us,” she prayed.
Hajiya Aisha also reminded the people on the need to abide by the teachings of the prophet of Islam, Muhammad (PBUH) by showing love, compassion, sympathy and helping the needy.
She equally enjoined women across the state to use the period and pray for their husbands and children’s future.
“I want to remind my fellow mothers, that this is an important and perfect time to pray for our children, seek for them the protection of Allah and more importantly pray for our husbands in all their endeavours,” she said.
The first lady urged the wealthy to use the Ramadan period to assist the less privileged in the society.