By Lateef Habeeb
Over 790 members of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at, Coca-Cola Circuit attended the Eid-ul-Adha Prayer held at Ahmaddiya Muslim Jama’at Praying Ground along Eleyele Road, Ibadan on 21st August, 2018.
The attendance were as follows: 107 Ansarullah, 139 Atfal, 92 Khuddam, 278 Lajna, 231 Nasrat and 44 Khuddam in uniform.
The prayer, led by Missionary A.G.Oladipupo, commenced exactly at 9:00 am and ended 9:12 am. However, short sermon was delivered immediately on the topic: Importance of Eid-ul-Adha.
The lecturer made people in attendance to understand the importance of the Muslim Festival and explained that it is a celebration of Allah’s mercy that he demonstrated upon his noble servant Prophet Ibrahim (as) when he replaced a son with a ram. This shows a great love for entire human race.
Therefore, it called for giving glory and adoration to the Lord of the world. Meanwhile, the Circuit President, Alhaji F.O Salam, gave vote of thanks to all member and wished everyone of us a quintessential celebration.