Connect with us


Insecurity: Sallah festivities suspended in Katsina State



Public activities for the forthcoming Eid el-Kabir celebration have been suspended again in Katsina due to the prevalent security challenges in the state.

Both Katsina and Daura emirate councils have announced the suspension of activities to commemorate the celebration usually characterized by public display of horse riding (Durbar) for security reasons.

MUST READ  SUG reacts to release of abducted ABSU student, lauds Ikpeazu, security agencies

However, the Emir of Katsina, Dr. Abdulmumin Usman; and Daura Emir, Faruk Umar, urged the Muslim faithful in the state to use the Sallah period to pray for the restoration of peace and tranquility in the state and the nation at large.

Spokesman for the Katsina Emirate Council, Iro Bindawa, while confirming the development, said his Eminence has implored residents to use the occasion to offer prayers for the state and Nigeria.

MUST READ  Pastor Adeboye holds Communion Service after Dare's death

Recall that Katsina State equally suspended activities to mark the Id-el-fitr celebration that preceded the last month of Ramadan on the same ground of insecurity plaguing the state.

Samuel Solomon whom is the CEO and founder Sammyloaded Technologies is a Writer, Blogger, web developer who takes Interest in writing about amazing articles to Entertain and fascinate members of the General Public. He writes about lots of things which can be found on his blog here. Thank You for Visiting to get updated ❤️

Click to comment

Leave a Reply