By Tunde Akanbi, Ilorin
The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Kwara State Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari has rejoiced with Muslims of Ilorin Emirate and beyond over the 2021 Eid-Al-maulud commemorating the birth of Prophet Muhammad .
The monarch who urged Muslim Ummah to continue to emulate the late servant of Allah in kindness and good deeds further confirmed that Prophet Muhammad shall ever remain a worthy and exemplary leader whose life and death are characterised with good illustrations.
Alhaji Sulu-Gambari stated this in a goodwill message issued by his Spokesman, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona, on Tuesday, stating that, “Eid-Al Maulud is a very special day in the life of every Muslim.”
According to the Emir, “We have every cause to celebrate and thank Almighty God for the opportunity of life and the privilege of survival. Despite the challenges posing serious threats on the peace and unity of our dear country, Allah has been so merciful to us a people.
“There is need for continuous mutual understanding among us in order to bring more growth and prosperity to our society. in addition, there is need for us to be more patriotic, specially, by learning more about our religion’s personages and rededicate ourselves to their true teachings.”