• hails them for displaying Omoluabi ethos in Saudi Arabia
Governor of Osun, Gboyega Oyetola, has congratulated pilgrims from the State on the successful completion of this year’s Hajj exercise.
Oyetola who welcomed the pilgrims back to the country from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, commended them for exhibiting the Omoluabi virtues as reflected in their conducts throughout the period of the Hajj exercise.
The commendation was contained in a statement released by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Ismail Omipidan, on Wednesday in Osogbo, the State.
Governor Oyetola thanked Almighty Allah for granting all the pilgrims from the State a successful Hajj exercise and for their safe return to the country.
He equally extolled the management of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria and the State Pilgrims Welfare Board for their efforts at ensuing that the pilgrims had a hitch-free Hajj exercise.
According to him, the successful return of the last batch of 155 pilgrims to Nigeria is a testament to our administration’s commitment to the general welfare and well-being of all and sundry.
The governor implored all the pilgrims to continue to adhere strictly to the teachings and lessons of Hajj while asking Allah to reward them abundantly.