Connect with us


Nobody has the right to eliminate any religion in Nigeria, says Sultan of Sokoto



Sultan of Sokoto 

In commemoration of the Worldwide Day of Peace 2022, the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’advert Abubakar, the third has disclosed that it’s not doable for any faith to supercede one other faith in Nigeria as God who created the totally different faith’s in Nigeria didn’t make mistake.

Reasonably, Sultan Abubakar disclosed that adherent’s of various faith’s ought to study to accommodate each other and notice that it’s the identical God all of us serve.

Talking as Particular Visitor of honour on the Nationwide Secondary Colleges Safety Consciousness Programme organized by the Alumni Affiliation of the Nationwide Defence School (AANDEC) in partnership with the Workplace of the Nationwide Safety Adviser and UFUK Basis in Abuja, the Sultan mentioned, “God see’s all of us as equal’s. Peace will not be the absence of warfare. Peace is simply the absence of Justice.

“You can not remove any faith in Nigeria as a result of God who made us, created these faith’s and put us collectively. Peace is essential for us to progress and develop as a nation, as such we should not let anybody use faith to divide us.”

On actions of bandit’s and terrorist’s that are inflicting safety problem’s within the nation, the Sultan mentioned these unhealthy component’s of the society, their antecedent’s are traceable to unhealthy upbringing and unhealthy parent-hood.

He mentioned Nigerian society like some other society, has each good and unhealthy individuals, including that the nice individuals had been greater than the unhealthy therefore, the nice people who find themselves in clear majority, ought to rise towards the unhealthy people who find themselves in minority.

His phrases, “Mentoring younger ones who’re future leaders remained an vital part of peace within the dwelling and the society at massive. Mother and father shouldt begin the mentoring from dwelling as a result of if there may be peace within the dwelling, then there needs to be peace outdoors.

“So you could have peace at dwelling first, as a result of every thing begins from dwelling. Your first instructor is your mom from the day you had been born, while you got here out. They convey you out, minimize all of the umbilical wire and no matter, wash you clear and costume you up.

“The mom is the one dealing with you from the time till you begin operating and dealing, and possibly even till they die.

Your mom is your first instructor and is a very powerful a part of the house.

“When you’ve got a very good dwelling, search for who’s the mom; in case you have a nasty dwelling, search for who’s the mom and that’s the reason the moms are so vital in our lives.

“When you’ve got unhealthy kids operating in all places, carrying weapons, killing individuals, kidnapping, ransom, or no matter, have a look at the background”.

Keynote speaker on the event and Chairman of Entry Financial institution, Dr. Mrs. Dere Awosika listed Peace, Progress and Civic Accountability as vital attributes which youth’s notably scholar’s ought to imbibe to reshaping their mindset.

She mentioned, “Civic Accountability entails your involvement in activitie and participation in issues that result in a greater society with the inspiration being schooling. It is because when you find yourself knowledgeable, you’re dedicated to finishing up perform’s for the frequent good.

“You need to have allegiance to God, allegiance to your nation. Going by the Coat of Arms of our nation and nationwide flag, unity of Nigeria have an effect on’s the progress of Nigeria. Your religion in Nigeria have an effect on’s the progress of Nigeria. So a mix of unity and religion deliver’s forth peace in Nigeria”.

Dr. Awosika additional instructed the scholars/youths that, “Your mindset have to vary from what you hear to concentrating on and obeying the foundations and legal guidelines in Nigeria. Be a very good scholar, be a part of hand’s with others to create a peaceable and progressive society.

On the fitting’s of youngsters, she mentioned, “You may have a proper to life and proper to life is for all. You may have a proper to fairness. Being equitable means you’ve a proper to learn about what is nice, what to do and what to not do. Be obedient to guidelines. Proper to dignity. Proper to worship. Proper to privateness and private liberty is your proper”.

Consultant of the Nationwide Safety Adviser, Brigadier Basic AG Laka lauded AANDEC for initiating the notice programme noting “it is extremely apt particularly with the myriads of threats in areas that youths are essentially the most weak targets.

“Youths are most weak within the threats atmosphere. Lack of knowledge by the youths make them simple prey. Youth’s needs to be notably aware of on-line recruitment. So watch out who you work together with on-line” he mentioned.

Over 400 college students drawn from 15 Secondary Colleges within the FCT participated within the programme which held on the Nigerian Tulip Internationsl School.

Share this Story
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.