By Isiyaka Wunti
Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has cautioned Muslims Community against involvement in any forms of criminality across the country.
He made the call in his Sallah message shortly after observing Eid prayer at Bauchi Eid praying Ground.
Isiyaka Wunti reports that thousands of worshipers including top government officials, Traditional and Religious leaders attended the prayer.
The two Raka’at Prayer was led by Chief Imam of Bauchi Imam Bala Baban Innah where he delivered a sermon on the need to respect constituted authorities, promote peace and unity for the overall development of the state and the country as a whole.
In his address, Governor Bala Mohammed who expressed dismay on how some unpatriotic Muslims are taking part in perpetrating the act of kidnapping, banditry and insurgency advised them to repaint.
He called on parents and religious leaders to reinclcate the values of Islam to enable the country restore it lost glory.
While congratulating the Muslims faithfuls for the successful completion of Ramadan, Bala Mohammed called on them to use the occasion of the Eid El Fitr Celebrations to consolidate on the peaceful coexistence being enjoyed in the state.
The governor thereafter paid Sallah homage to Emir of Bauchi Dr. Rilwanu Sulaimanu Adamu where District heads, traditional tittle holders among others rode on horseback to salute the him and the Emir.