The Olowo of Owo Kingdom and Paramount Ruler of Owo Land,His Imperial Majesty,Oba (Dr) Ajibade Gbadegesin Ogunoye III, has felicitated Muslims in Owo Kingdom, Ondo State,Nigeria and by extension the world over, on the important occasion of the Eid -El-Kabir festivities.
Oba Ogunoye said EID-EL-KABIR is very significant in the life of every Muslim due to the virtues and value that it conveys.
Oba Ogunoye in his goodwill Sallah Message signed and released by his Special Assistant Media,Sam Adewale, disclosed that the celebrations is of the love and sacrifice of Almighty Allah towards mankind.
He described the occasion as feast of sacrifice which signifies the willingness of the Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son as ordered by Allah.
The Monarch urged the Muslims to live a life of selfless service to Almighty Allah and humanity, as that is the extreme requirements from Allah.
Oba Ogunoye who appreciated the peaceful coexistence and tolerance with other religious groups in the community, admonished them to continue as his reign as Olowo with their support will translate to more peace and development in the area.
The Monarch, however reminded them that as part of their commitment to ensure safe, healthy and seamless celebrations, its expedient that, necessary measures are in place for their safety as security consciousness is vital before, during and after the celebrations.
Special Assistant Media,
To His Imperial Majesty,Olowo of Owo.