By; JACOB ONJEWU DICKSON
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Kaduna State Council has congratulated the Muslim Ummah for witnessing another Holy month of Ramadan.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Chairperson of the council, Comrade Ayuba Magaji Suleiman and made available to newsmen in Kaduna.
The statement described the holy month of Ramadan as a renewed opportunity for the Muslim faithful to seek God’s forgiveness and recommit to the ideals of Islam.
“The holy month of Ramadan is the month of blessings, love, given, sharing, forgiveness, prayers and reading of the Holy Qur’an and above all is the month of answering prayers”. It says.
It urged Muslims to imbibe the teachings of the Holy month through Taqwa and giving sadaqa to the needy and the less privileged and to also pray for peace, progress of the country.
The statement further appealed to Muslim faithful in Kaduna State especially workers to use the holy month of Ramadan to pray for Allah’s intervention for incessant sacking of workers and insecurity in the state.
“Pray for the sacked workers for Allah’s protection and provision,also pray for a total end to terrorism, armed banditry, kidnapping, cattle rustling and other crimes bedevilling the state in particular and the nation in general.
” The Chairperson also appealed to workers to give their best for the development of Kaduna State and the country in general”
The Council further urged Muslims to use the Ramadan period to repent from all bad acts and other social vices by following the teachings of the noble Prophet Muhammad (SAW).
NLC Kaduna Council prayed for the successful completion of the Ramadan fast with ease and blessings.