Hammed Shittu in Ilorin
Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, and the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi Adeyeye Ojaja II, have called on Nigerians to work for the unity, peace and corporate existence of the country using diversity as an instrument of strength.
Ahmed and Oba Enitan made the call at the weekend during a courtesy visit to the governor by the Ooni at the Government House, Ilorin.
According to Ahmed, “Our diversity should be seen as a source for strength rather than a source for disunity.
“God has a reason for creating us in this geographical entity called Nigeria. We should allow that reason for greatness to manifest.”
The governor who, cautioned against inciting utterances capable of threatening the existing corporate existence, peace and unity of Nigeria, said: “We should be able to live together in peace irrespective of our political, social, ethnic or religious differences. Everyone must be an advocate of peace.”