President Buhari has urged Nigerians to rise above private, group, sectarian and different pursuits, and promote concord and tolerance in coping with each other always.
In his Sallah message, President Buhari urged all Muslims to use the event for sober reflection and self-examination, and attempt to be good ambassadors of their faith by upholding excessive ethical values
He reminded Muslims that this felicitous event of Eid-ul-Adha is a remembrance of the submission of Prophet Ibrahim Allaihis-Salam to Allah, his Creator, by which he taught the world the worth of sacrifice in relating with each other, and when it comes to nation-building.
“We should sacrifice for others and bear in mind at all times those that are much less lucky than ourselves,” the President declared.
President Buhari defined that faith is a significant component in influencing human behaviour in the direction of good conduct and actions. He, nevertheless, regretted that selfishness, greed and corruption have overwhelmed human souls to the extent that individuals abandon their non secular beliefs in pursuit of their greed.
The President harassed that combating corruption is a activity that have to be finished in order to defend the bigger pursuits of the atypical Nigerians who’re the worst victims of ailments, poverty, malnutrition and different afflictions.
He stated surrendering to corruption will not be an possibility as a result of it destroys society and progress of countries. In accordance to President Buhari, “Even when some individuals hate you for combating corruption, you shouldn’t hen out from the duty as a pacesetter as a result of doing so is a betrayal of public belief.”
On the present financial challenges dealing with Nigerians, the President reassured that such are short-term as a result of the welfare of the individuals is the primary thrust of the change agenda of the administration.