Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday, June 4, joined Nigerians to congratulate Muslim Faithful on the successful completion of the Ramadan fast.
Osinbajo who took the greeting to his official Twitter handle said: "The month of Ramadan comes to an end, I wish a beautiful Eid-Al-Fitr to our Muslim brothers and sisters celebrating across Nigeria."
Also, the Senate president, Bukola Saraki, joined the Muslim brothers and sisters to celebrate the Eid-el- Fitr across the country.
Saraki’s congratulatory message was contained in his early morning tweets. The statement read: "I congratulate Muslim faithful across the nation and the world on our celebration of #EidElFitr — after the successful observance of the fasting period during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
"As we celebrate today, we must not relent in displaying the discipline, restraint and good neighbourliness that we observed during the fasting period. We also must not relent in our prayers for the unity of our nation and the peaceful coexistence of all Nigerians."
Earlier, Legit.ng reported that Saraki appointed Professor Abubakar Suleiman as director-general, National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies (NILDS).
Saraki, in a statement by Nwajei Kanayo, communication adviser of NILDS, on Monday, June 3, said ”the appointment takes immediate effect.”
According to Kanayo, in a letter dated May 28, conveying the appointment, Saraki, who is also the chairman. NILDS governing council, said: “I have found your credentials eminently satisfactory for the stipulated requirements for appointment as director general, National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies.”
Sulaiman, who assumed responsibility as the institute’s DG took over from Adeyemi Fajingbesi, who has been acting as Director General, following the expiration of the tenure of Ladi Hamalai.
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