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Eid-el-Maulud: Buhari promises to bring erring police officers, looters to justice 

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President Muhammadu Buhari

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru

 

ABUJA–PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has urged all citizens to use the occasion of Eid-el-Maulud to reflect on the virtues of the Holy Prophet by showing love and understanding for fellow citizens while exhibiting patience, honesty, sincerity, kindness and generosity in all their undertakings

 

President Buhari stated this in his message to Nigerians especially the Muslim faithful as they mark the birth of Prophet Mohammed.

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The President urged all citizens, and the youth in particular, to shun all negative tendencies as manifested in the recent hijacking of peaceful protests to loot and destroy public and private property.

 

President Buhari in a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, also reiterated his earlier promise to bring police officers responsible for misconduct as well as the looters to justice.

 

On the COVID-19 pandemic, President Buhari, while noting that the country has so far managed the problem successfully by keeping the numbers as low as possible, however, cautioned that Nigerians must not stretch their luck too far.

 

According to him, “Looking at the trends in the other countries, we must do all we can to avert the second wave of the pandemic. We must make sure that our cases, which have gone down, do not rise again. Our economy is too fragile to bear another round of lockdown.”

 

The President, advised all citizens to continue to observe the COVID-19 protocols of social distancing, wearing of face masks and washing of hands.

 

 

 

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