Senator Abdulfatai Buhari, Chairman Senate Committee on ICTand Cybercrime has urged Nigerians to imbibe the virtues of endurance and patience , contentment and endurance in order to rise above materialism and enjoy the God’s abundant blessing and provision
Buhari, APC lawmaker representing Oyo North Senatorial district at the upper chamber of the National Assembly said this at the 6th Abdulfatai Buhari Ramadan lecture held in Ogbomoso on Sunday
The lawmaker noted that, impatience often lead to failure or destruction which is not part of Allah’s plan for human being
“ Patient and contentment are good virtues, they help in achieving greatness and living a good life that is worthy of emulation, these are what we learnt from our aged and it works and I want to urge the younger generation to be patience and work be closer to God .”
While admonishing Nigerians to rededicate their lives to God, the Ogbomoso born gubernatorial hopeful maintained that’ We have come a long way as a nation, even though we are not where we are expected to be yet but with time and total commitment to the growth of this nation from all and sundry we shall get there,”
The guest lecturer, Sheik Suleiman, Al-Madani while speaking on the theme of the lecture entitled : Patient Endurance and Contentment said , Almighty Allah always blesses people with the virtues with greatness in life.
“ We humans are always in a hurry, we quickly want to get thing done without minding the consequences but if we are patient enough to allow God’S intervention, no matter how rough the beginning may be, we will always be happy at the end”.
The Islamic preacher commended Senator Abdulfatai Buhari for his commitment to promotion of Islam and pray God’s continuous blessings for him, his family and political associate .
The chairman of the occasion, Dr Saka Balogun, in his remark, described Senator Buhari as a responsible lawmaker who is positively responding to the yearnings of the people. “ He is making people happy I am happy with him.’
Dignitaries at the event include, Chief Imam of Ogbomoso, Islamic Scholars, Professor Rom Kalilu, Alhaji Abbdulrasaq Gbadegesin Kareem council chairmen from Oke Ogun, political office holders among others