Nigeria: Ramadan - Aisha Buhari Tasks Parents On Child Upbringing

The wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, has urged Muslim parents to be uncompromising in inculcating the right attitude in their children.

She gave the charge yesterday in Abuja at the 25th Annual Ramadan Lecture and Special Prayer for the Nation, organised by Ansar-ud-Deen Society of Nigeria (ADSN), Abuja Branch.

Mrs. Buhari, represented by the Wife of Nasarawa State Governor, Dr. Mairo Al-Makura, also urged the Muslims faithful to use the period of Ramadan to pray for the nation to surmount the security and other challenges facing the country.

The guest lecturer and chairman, Ansar-ud-Deen Society of Nigeria, Northern States Council of Missioners, Sheikh Muhydeen Ajani Bello, urged leaders to imbibe the culture of honesty and truth and accept to be told the truth at all times.

On his part, the Chairman, ADSN, Abuja Branch, Alhaji Abdul Rasheed Oyetunji, said there is a consensus among most Nigerians that leadership is the major challenge confronting the country.

Also, the Clerk of the National Assembly, Alhaji Sani Omolori, said the institutions of leadership and followership cannot be separated and that both are needed together to develop the nation.

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