As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir, the Arewa Consultative Forum has called on Nigerians to avoid hate speeches.
In a Sallah message signed by its national publicity secretary, Muhammad Ibrahim Biu, extended its felicitations and good wishes to the Muslim Ummah and other Nigerians.
The Forum urges all Nigerians to avoid hate speeches, be patient with one another, with the government and continue to have hope as the current security and socioeconomic challenges are not insurmountable.
Biu appealed to governments at all levels to put in measures to ensure security of lives and property.
It also asked all illegible voters to register and collect their Permanent Voters Card “as the only weapon they can use to exercise their civic responsibility during the 2019 general elections and hold the elected leaders accountable.