The Plateau State Deputy Speaker and the Member Representing Dengi Constituency, Rt Hon Saleh Shehu Yipmong has charged Nigerian to continue to embrace one another in promoting peaceful coexistence amongst them .
Speaking on his Eid- El Kabir Sallah Celebration message to the Muslims ummah in Plateau state ,Rt Hon Yipmong urged the citizens to imbibe the teaching of Prophet Mohammed teaching .
He disclosed this at Solomon Daushep Lar building at Rayfield estate on Thursday, Saleh reiterated his concerns is that people should observe the one of the pillar of Islamic teaching to all Muslims .
On his message for EID-El Kabir ,Shehu Yipmong emphasized more on the path of peaceful coexistence ,saying that whatever sacrifice we are doing to God that can also be extended to humanity regardless of which religious background one is coming from .
According to him ,if God has wanted us to practice only one religious then everyone would have been either a Muslim or a Christian but he chose to create different tribes and religious for all mankind so we should all see it as a practical example .
“We should collectively ensure peaceful coexistence by creating conducive atmosphere for peace to reign because peace is a collective thing if government have a sincerity of purpose and that what the APC government kept preaching since 2015 “, he added.
As parliamentarian ,we introduce a deliberate effort at the House of Assembly by setting up peace committee and also the government created a Plateau peace agency in other to move the state forward and there is no society that is absolutely peaceful ,we reduce crime rate to it barest minimum ,Shehu Saleh explained.
Shehu said this is democracy ,they have enjoy but to me I haven’t never see a government that come on board were people have not condemn it and no Parliament that people come out to praise them .
He noted that Lalong regime has brought micro finance Bank were over 200 entrepreneurs especially the youth are graduating with various skills acquisition instance of becoming terrorist .
He celebrated by welcoming Kanam and Wase LGAs of plateau state joining the league of oil producing states in Nigeria but warn against issue that instance of it turning into blessing we shouldn’t see it as black diamond .
We must resist any temptation that can cause unnecessary tension and underdevelopment to our immediate communities .