By; JABIRU A. HASSAN, Kano
The chairman, All farmers association (AFAN) Jigawa State chapter, Alhaji Idris Yau Mai Unguwan has congratulated the executive Governor of Jigawa State, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, the state legislative arm and the emirs of Hadejia, Dutse, Gumel, Ringim, Kazaure and the entire farmers for witnessing the end of this year's Ramadan fasting.
In addition, the AFAN chairman also called on both Muslims and Christians to embark on special prayers for the restoration of peace and progress in Nigeria, especially at present when the issue of insecurity remains a big challenge to the progress of this great nation as seen everywhere.
He added that prayers remain the best alternative for the restoration of peace and progress in Nigeria in addition to the government's efforts towards the peaceful coexistence in the country.
He emphasized that by the grace of Allah, Nigeria would become an exemplary nation after all these odds.
Alhaji Idris Yau Mai Unguwa lamented that Nigeria has for long time witnessed the effects of insecurity in one way or the other, and with intense prayers, the country would enjoy more peace and development when all hands remain on deck in the implementation of the government policies without obstacles.
In conclusion, the chairman commended the Jigawa State Government for bringing out more important programmes that bring excellent development to agriculture at both dry and rainy seasons.
He reassured that AFAN would also continue to play an important role in order to ensure that profitable production remains steady in the state.