Story By Akinola Emmanuel
A group, Political Awareness Group has called on the state Governor Engr Seyi Makinde to ensure that he fulfilled all his electoral promises irrespective of religion affiliation.
The group in a release by its spokesperson Abass Busari faulted the failure of the state government to declared public holiday for the celebration of Hijrah saying that previous Government in the state realized the important of Hijrah hence the day has been a public Holiday in the last eight years
It said Hijrah give Muslims the opportunity to celebrate such important occasion and yearly transition, Just like Easter celebration that reminds Christians of good virtue lived by Jesus Christ.
“It will be our desire if your excellency can review your position on the declaration of holiday for Hijrah celebration. It is also important to state that declaring such holiday has a direct connection to bringing your campaign promises to fruition.
Furthermore, it also scores you high as a honest, transparent and leader full of empathy and love without boundary just as you promised during your campaign leading to your victory at the poll.”