Addis Ababa July 31/2020(ENA) Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wished Muslims in Ethiopia and all over the world a blessed 1441st Eid al-Adha vacation.
Muslims all over the world are celebrating Eid-al-Adha right this moment to mark the top of annual Hajj pilgrimage and to commemorate the keenness of Prophet Ibrhaim to sacrifice his son Ismeal as an act of obedience to God.
Honoring the day, Prime Minister Abiy prolonged his compliments to Muslims who’re celebrating Eid-al-Adha and different Ethiopians.
This yr’s Eid al-Adha pageant has a particular which means for Ethiopians because the vacation comes at a time whereas the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam first filling is accomplished.
Abiy applauded Muslims for his or her great sacrifices and pivotal diplomatic roles they performed to understand the development of GERD.
“Every Ethiopian will be honored by the diplomatic efforts and sacrifices paid by Muslims at home and abroad to make our country a place of pride as well as for realization of the dam in raising funds and providing valuable ideas,” he mentioned.
The Prime Minister has additionally expressed his gratitude for his or her paramount contributions on behalf of the Authorities and all Ethiopians.
Although Eid-al-Adha is among the most auspicious festivals, Abiy inspired Muslims to take precautions whereas they’re celebrating the vacation throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mitigating the unfold of the pandemic ought to be thought of a spiritual obligation he mentioned, stressing everybody should contribute its duty to fill the gaps created by the pandemic.
Abiy known as on Muslims to indicate humanity and help for needy folks throughout this tough time.
The Prime Minister acknowledged that quite a bit is predicted from Ethiopians for the completion of the remaining works of the GERD and to mark their stain within the Inexperienced Legacy by way of plating seedlings.