MCE Urges Muslims To Be Guided By The Tenets Of Ramadan

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Muslim faithfuls take part in the Eid al-Fitr prayers at Nakivubo stadium in Kampala, capital of Uganda, July 17, 2015. Muslim faithful in Uganda on Friday attended the Eid al-Fitr prayers which marks the end of Ramadan. Sheikh Ramadhan Mubajje, the Mufti of Uganda who led the prayers asked Muslims to be vigilant with their lives and security, following the increasing killings of Sheikhs in Uganda. (Xinhua/Joseph Kiggundu)
(Xinhua/Joseph Kiggundu)

Mr Fuseini Yakubu Batong, the Sissalla East Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), has charged the youth to be guided by the tenets of Ramadan and avoid social vices to ensure mutual habitation in the Municipality.

He urged them to continue to avoid bad deeds to ensure mutual coexistence, peace and harmony.

Mr Batong gave the advice during the Eid Mubarak prayers held at Tumu to mark the end of the 30 days of fasting.

He observed that during the one month fasting period, the reckless riding of motorcycles reduced, and the youth devoted their time to the rules guiding the fasting and prayers for forgiveness.

“I will, therefore, like to urge all of you to sustain the discipline you observed during the period of Ramadan in unity,” he said.

He admonished all Ghanaians to share the peace of Islam and forgive one another in the spirit of the faith.

Alhaji Mubarak Fehe Niadere, the Chief Imam of Tumu, who read the sermon after leading prayers, said he excepted Muslims to be at peace with each other at Sissala East and Ghana as a whole.

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