Hammed Shittu in Ilorin
The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman, Kwara State Traditional Council, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, has admonished Nigerians to always imbibe the spirit of togetherness in order to tackle the current economic woes.
The emir, in a statement Thursday by the National Secretary of Shehu Alimi Foundation for Peace and Development, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona, also called for more advocacies on peaceful co-existence among the entire citizenry.
Alhaji Sulu-Gambari, who wished Nigerians a blissful 2017 Eid-el-Kabir Sallah celebrations, urged them to make discipline, patriotism and honesty their watchword in dealing with one another.
He expressed concern over the high rate of fetish and ritual acts as perpetrated by some characters in recent time, stressing that attitudes are alien to the culture and traditions of the people of Ilorin Emirate.
The emir also appealed to worshippers to be law abiding before, during and after the Eid prayer at the Ilorin Central Yidi ground even as he urged them to punctual.