Friday, 1 September 2017
I won’t rest until we see the Nigeria of our dreams- President Buhari says
"Once again, I assure you that this administration, which has made the security, economic well-being and prosperity of all Nigerians its priority, will not rest on its oars until we see the Nigeria of our dream,” he said in the Sallah message
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured his government won’t relent until the Nigeria he dreams of is achieved. He said this in his Eid-el-Kabir message to Nigerians.
The president said his administration “will not rest on its oars until we see the Nigeria of our dream.” He added that the security, economic well-being and prosperity of all Nigerians its government’s major priority.
Also, the president said all Nigerians “must learn to see ourselves as brothers and sisters from the same heritage who must come to terms with the African proverb that ‘a family tie is like a tree, it can bend but it cannot break.”
“For Muslims all over the world, this celebration is to commemorate the trials and triumph of Prophet (Abraham) Ibrahim,” the president said.
The president expressed belief “that our nation can make rapid progress on all fronts if we re-enact the exemplary virtues, typified by Prophet (Abraham) Ibrahim, through his sacrifice, patience, steadfastness, generosity and obedience to Allah’s command and constituted authority.”
President Buhari wished everyone happy Sallah celebrations.