Sallah: Inter-religious council prays for peace in Nigeria



The Nigerian Inter-Religious Council (NIRIC) on Tuesday,  felicitated with Nigerian Muslims as they celebrated the feast of Eild-el-kabir, urging brotherhood.

The organisation in a statement signed its Executive Secretary, Rev. Fr. Cornelius Omonokhua in Lagos,  sued for peace in the , for even development.

He  said that NIREC expressed happiness with the Nigerian Muslim Ummah on the occasion of the feast.

“May Allah accept your sacrifices and in turn,  bless you abundantly.

pray that the season will be used for sober reflection on  infractions in society and for God to rid us of the evil bedeviling our and bring about lasting peace and tranquility to us,” he said.

The Agency of Nigeria () in Lagos State reports that the Federal had Tuesday and Wednesday holidays to enable Nigerians join others in the world mark the feast.()