By Joshua Timi
Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker, Rt. Honourable Mudashiru Obasa has tasked governments at all levels to rise beyond politics and find a lasting solution to the menace of Boko Haram terrorism. He also advised Nigerians to ensure that they do not neglect the virtues they displayed and enjoyed during the month of Ramadhan simply because the fasting period was over.
Obasa who gave this advice in his Eid-l-Fitri message to the nation, stated that Nigerians all over should continue to display the spirit of love sharing and peace which were the major virtues they displayed during the Ramadhan period.
“We should and must continue to display the virtues we enjoyed during the fasting period hence there is need for us to continue to share love and promote peace. Yes, Ramadhan has come and gone but our good deeds must not be neglected or forgotten,” he said.
Rt. Hon. Obasa stated further that with increasing security challenges facing the country, now is the time for Nigerians to come together, put all hands on deck and ensure that the devilish activities of the terrorist group, Boko Haram is checked.
“Government at all levels is trying its best to ensure that the activities of this devilish group are curtailed. On our part, what is require of us to come together, share love among ourselves and promote lasting peace irrespective of our religious affiliation; our main goal should be to put a stop to insurgency,” he said.