President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Muslims on the celebration of Eid El-Kabir.
President Buhari in a message said flood and insecurity caused the increase in rams, cows, and other food prices.
The President restated the determination of his administration to create a harmonious and prosperous country in which the safety of lives and property is guaranteed
He extolled the sacrifices of Nigerians and called for patience as the government addresses hardship
The President noted that the current insecurity in the country has produced severe and adverse effects on agriculture because farmers are prevented from accessing their farms by bandits and terrorists.
President Buhari appealed to Muslims to demonstrate the good virtues of Islam through personal examples and practices.
He enjoined all Muslims to continue to live in peace and harmony with their fellow Nigerians of other faiths in the spirit of peaceful coexistence.