President George Manneh Weah has urged Liberian Muslims to continue their supplications for the end of Coronavirus dubbed COVID – 19 and for peace, reconciliation, and security of the country.
According to a press release issued by the Executive Mansion on 22 may, President Weah also congratulates and thanks the Muslim Community for their moral and spiritual endurance, as well as acknowledges the prayers offered for the nation and its people during the holy month of Ramadan.
President Weah’s commendations were contained in a special message to the Liberian Muslim Community.“AssalamuAlaikum! On April 23rd this year, our fellow Liberians of the Islamic Faith embarked upon the annual observance of the Holy Month of Ramadan. Fasting during RAMADAN is one of the five pillars of Islam obligatory upon all adult and healthy Muslims,” he remarks.
According to President Weah, Ramadan this year started during the State of Emergency declared by his government due to the COVID-19 pandemic.On that occasion, he recalls that he congratulated the Muslim Community, and urged them to pray for the protection of the Liberian people from the massive and devastating consequences of the Coronavirus being experienced by the world.
As Muslims end this month of Ramadan, he also congratulates and thanks all Liberian Muslims for their moral and spiritual endurance, as well as acknowledges the prayers offered for the Liberian Nation and its People.
“I also wish to commend all Muslims for remaining law-abiding and patriotic during these very difficult and trying times in our Nation’s history,” he continues.Concluding, he ass Muslims to continue their supplications for the end of COVID-19 and for the peace, reconciliation, and security of the country.—Press release