The Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, has felicitated Muslims around the world on the occasion of the 2023 Eid-el-Maulud.
The event symbolizes the commemoration of the birth of the Prophet Muhammad (SAW).
This was contained in a statement on Tuesday by the governor's spokesperson, Humwashi Wonosikou.
According to Wonosikou, the Governor urged Muslims in the state to deepen their commitment to the principles of peace, unity, and harmonious coexistence.
Governor Fintiri also urged them to pray for the development and prosperity of the state and the nation.
“On this joyous occasion of Eid-el-Maulud, I extend warm greetings and felicitations to all Muslims in Adamawa State, Nigeria, and around the world; may this celebration bring you peace, happiness, and blessings.
“Let us embrace the spirit of love, compassion, and understanding, which are the foundations of our great state.
“Our state is known for its rich cultural heritage and diversity, and it is through unity and cooperation that we can achieve even greater heights.
“Let us seek Allah's intervention in sustaining the peace that Adamawa State is known for, and may our prayers contribute to the overall development and prosperity of our nation.
"Once again, I wish you all a blessed and peaceful Eid-el-Maulud celebration.
"May the Almighty Allah accept our sacrifices, grant us His mercy, and bless us with continued peace and prosperity," the Governor said.