Some Christian youths and elders in Kachia Local Executive Predicament of Kaduna advise joined Muslims to walk grass and get rid of trash at a mosque extinct for Eid praying during Sallah.
Some of the Christian volunteers, Mr Daniel Bitrus who spoke to Each day Belief, said they applied the exercise to promote tolerance and better thought among the many adherents of the 2 religions.
“We came right here to aid our brothers in direction of cutting down the grass and to also walk the grime within the mosque and its surrounding, with the aim of promoting peace and harmony,” he said.
“The exercise, which lasted for 2 days (Saturday and Sunday), enabled many Christians and Muslims to dialogue, replace hand of friendship and talk on better ways to promote spiritual tolerance and better thought among the many adherents of the 2 religions. We hope to continue doing this every year to promote spiritual tolerance within the pickle.”
Responding, Secretary, Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI), Kachia local authorities chapter, Mallam Ibrahim Tasiu, expressed satisfaction over the beautiful turnout of Christians throughout the exercise.
He disclosed that the Christian youths got to the Eid flooring for the exercise before Muslims arrived.
He counseled the gesture, noting that it is the first of its model within the history of that section of Southern Kaduna, which has experienced ethno-spiritual crisis.
Ibrahim known as on Muslims and Christians to stay in peace and harmony.