The Honourable Representing Ife North State Assembly,HON TUNDE LEKAN OLATUNJI has urged the muslim to remember the nation in their prayers, he made this known during while making his press release for the commencement of Ramadan
Hon Lekan Olatunji who has the majority of the people of the state supporting him to emerge as the next speaker of the state Assembly felicitates with the Muslim community across the State and Nigeria. He said;
“The month of Ramadan (is the month) in which the Qur’an has been sent down as guidance for mankind containing clear signs which lead (to the straight road) and distinguishing (the truth from falsehood)..” (Q 2:185)
Oh you who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you many learn piety and righteousness” (Q 2:183)
In respect to the above verses from the holy Quran, the holy month of Ramadan is ordained by Allah which is one of the five pillars of Islam”
As we commence this holy month, may Allah (swt) give us the grace to among those that will see the end of this holy month and beyond, may He accept all our act of worship in this sacred month as an acts of Ibadah and refurbish us with His blessings.
He urged Muslims to make use of this holy month to pray for the peace and prosperity of our dear State and country at large.So at the end of the holy month of Ramadan, we may have cause to glorify the name of Almighty God.
Hon Tunde Lekan Olatunji is expected to emerge as Speaker of the next state Assembly, as he is regarded highly among the youths, he serves as mentor to various youths across the state and the old ones do refer to his wealth of wisdom as a rare type.