The ruling National Democratic Congress has commended Muslims as they celebrate the Eid ul-Adha.
In a statement signed and copied to Ghanapoliticsonline.com, the party made it clear that it will always affirm their support for Muslims especially like this special occasion as it provides the opportunity for Muslims throughout the world to pray for peace, tolerance and Allahs blessings, irrespective of colour, religion, creed and tribe for the development of the nation.
Below is the full statement
For Immediate release
NDC COMMENDS MUSLIMS FOR
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) extends its warmest felicitation to Muslims on the occasion of Eid Ul- Adha.
Eid ul-Adha is a Feast of Sacrifice recognized as one of the major events on the Muslim Religious calendar.
The NDC will always associate with this special occasion as it provides the opportunity for Muslims throughout the world to pray for peace, tolerance and Allahs blessings, irrespective of colour, religion, creed and tribe for the development of the nation.
Whiles congratulating Muslims on this occasion, the NDC wishes to commend them for their selflessness and commitment towards unity and peaceful co-existence among all faiths in the country.
The NDC reiterates its call on this occasion, to all Ghanaians to unite in the countrys quest to pool resources towards the transformation of the country.
Also, we urge Ghanaians not to entertain any act that has the tendency to disturb the peace currently prevailing in the country especially as the country goes to the polls at the end of the year.
The NDC is convinced that Allah, in His merciful nature, would accept the prayers and sacrifices of our brothers and sisters and also bring our pilgrims back home safely.
We wish Muslims and all Ghanaians both home and the Diaspora a happy and fruitful Eid Ul-Adha.
Hon. Johnson Asiedu Nketiah
General Secretary, NDC.