The Ogun State Deputy Governor,Engr. ( Mrs.) Noimot Salako- Oyedele has congratulated State Muslim pilgrims who are at Arafah, a part of the hajj rites marking the climax of Hajj Pilgrimage in the Macca.
Report from the Press Officer, Ogun State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, (OGSMPWB), Rasak Sekoni, the message was delivered during a Arafah Sermon and Special prayer organised by the officials of the Board, to seek Allah’s forgiveness and blessings for pilgrims, the State Government and Nigeria at large.
The Deputy Governor, who delivered the goodwill message through a telephone call to pilgrims in Saudi expressed her gratitude to Allah towards the success of pilgrims at Arafah noting that it was a great achievement.
“I am glad and grateful to Allah for the success of the 2019 Hajj, my prayer is that all that you pilgrims have supplicated from Allah be granted” she said .
The Chairman, 2019 Hajj Committee, Alhaji Miftau Majekodunmi equally disclosed his gratitude to Allah and prayed for the success of the state in general.
Also Speaking,the Chief Imam and Head of Operations of the Board, Alhaji Buhari Inakoju in his admonition emphasized the need for pilgrims to be prayerful in order to reap the great reward of the day of Arafah, saying of all days in the year, Arafah remains the most glorious of them.