By Jimitota Onoyume
PORT HARCOURT â€”Â Governor Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State has identified peace and unity as a major ingre-dient needed for the survival of the nation.
Amaechi, who made the observation in his Sallah message, yesterday in Port Harcourt, urged Muslims to continue to pursue peace and unity as steps towards promoting the economic growth of Nigeria.
He said unity remained the bedrock for the survival of the nation, and enjoined Muslims to use the occasion as a period for sober reflec-tion and to pray for the sustenance of democratic governance in the country.
He commended Muslims in the state for their comport-ment, and for living peacefully with their neigh-bours in the state, and wished them happy Eid-el Kabir celebrations.