Federation of Muslim Women’s Associations in Nigeria (FOMWAN) under the Leadership of Hajia Rafiah Sanni, the National Amirah, has congratulated Muslims across the Globe on the holy month of Ramadan, the fasting season of the Muslims.
The National Amirah, described the holy month as increasing opportunity for spiritual upliftment and supplication for Divine intervention on the insecurity challenges, spiritual support for our leaders and other requests.
Hajia Rafiah added that the Ramadan month is a time for self reflection in which Muslims are enjoined to fast for self reflection and purified heart.
According to her, “a fasting Muslims shuns food, drink and worldly fulfilment from dawn till dusk, throughout the fasting days”.
Meanwhile, the Association appealed to all insurgents, agents of destruction and evil machineries to shun all form of vices and embrace peace in the spirit of the holy month of Ramadan.
Hajia Rafiah also appealed to all market women to ensure sales and purchases are carried out with the fear of Allah and earned reward but not to compound the financial tension and other economic challenges starring the Nation in the face.
FOMWAN enjoined Muslims to remain steadfast and uphold the regular 5 Daily prayers, increase charity, night prayer and regular reading of the Holy Qur’an and participating in other rewarding activities, reduce interactions with the social media in order to have full focused time with Almighty Allah.