The Otun Akogun Onisowo of Ibadanland, Oyo State, Chief Femi Olawale Junaid has felicitated Babaloja of Oyo State, Alhaji YK Abbass, Iyaloja of Oyo State, Alhaja Saratu Aduke Konibaje, Babaloja of Ibadanland who is also the Aare Oloja of Ibadanland, Alhaji Dauda Abiodun Oladepo, Iyaloja of Ibadanland, Alhaja Sariat Ojikutu Olorunero and Market Women on occasion of last Eid-El-Fitr and however commiserated with them on catastrophic inferno that razed Bodija market.
Chief Olawale Junaid in a statement made available to pressmen congratulated them and entire Muslims on last celebration of Eid-El-Fitri that marked completion of Ramadan 1444AH.
Ibadan-born business man described last Ramadan as 9th Lunar Islamic Month which invariably refers to as a complete absenteeism from food and other pleasurable desires from morning till sunset and which its completion signals the commencement of new Islamic month(Shawwal).
Chief Junaid prayed almighty Allah to grant all their requests made during, after the month of Ramadan and however provide them with longevity and prosperity to celebrate many more
He also prayed Allah to make the celebration of the subsequent Eid-El-Fitri more prosperous, blissful and grateful.
He commended the market leaders in Ibadan and Oyo State for exhibition of leadership qualities and charisma that keep them and all members together.
In another vein, Chief Junaid commiserated with the leaders and members of Bodija Market over inferno that gutted the place and properties.
The Otun Akogun Onisowo of Ibadanland enjoined those whose properties were gutted by fire to have firm faith in God almighty as what had got lost would be recovered.
He called on Oyo State Government, other public officers and philanthropists in Ibadan to come to their aid in order to recover what has been lost.
Chief Junaid prayed God almighty to distance them all from similar experience of such catastrophic and melancholic occurrence.