Reporting reaching ROYAL NEWS has revealed that Christian faithful who performed this year’s pilgrimage on the gesture of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, have returned to Nigeria safely.
The Chairman of the committee, Justice Idris Haroon stated on Friday night in an interview with our correspondent. READ ALSO:(PHOTO)…Emir of Ilorin condoles Sultan Abubakar over Shagari’s death
Haroon, who is also a retired Grand Khadi of the Kwara State Shariah Court of Appeal, Ilorin, said: “The Christian Pilgrims of different denominations across the Kwara State like their Muslim counterparts who were previleged to be sponsored by Abubakar Bukola Saraki “Umrah, Hajj and Jerusalem Committee” had fulfilled their spritual divine obligations haven glorified God at various holy places in Jerusalem Israel.”
According to him, “They prayed fervently for the unity and peaceful co existence of the nation, successful 2019 general elections and their sponsor by whose gesture these important religious obligations were accomplished by the the adherents of Islam and Christianity as first of its kind in Nigeria. READ ALSO: Pray for Nigeria’s unity, Saraki tells intending Xtian pilgrims
“Indeed this act of benevolent charity by His Excellency the Senate President should not only be commended but should be emulated by our leaders and previleged Nigerians. READ ALSO: Ex-Grand Khadi commends Saraki Umrah beneficiaries for good conductsThe pilgrims have since arrived the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, safely to the glory of God.”