Muslims from all walks of life have converged in Gombe to witness the National Zikr .
During the ceremony, Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla have urged Muslims to Intensify Prayers for their leaders and shun tendencies that is detrimental to the unity of Nigeria ad a nation .
While speaking at the Seventh National Zikr and special prayers for the sustainability of peace in the country, he cautioned Muslims against insulting leaders ,urged them to rather pray for Nigerian leaders noted that fighting leaders in power was an indirect opposition of God's will.
According to Governor Jibrilla, God gives power to whom He feels and at the time He deems fit and reminded those who were found fighting leaders to desist or faced the full wrath of God Almighty.
The Governor also appealed to the Muslim community to pray for the speedy recovery of President Muhammadu Buhari and solicited for prayers to the entire nation as well as to propagate peace and love among their followers .
Earlier in his speech, the Gombe state Governor, Alhaji Hassan Dan Kwambo commended Governor Muhammed Jibrilla for supporting the growth of Tijjaniya sect in Nigeria.
Governor DanKwambo who was represented by the Honourable Commissioner of Information Alhaji Umar Ahmed said that he would compliment the efforts of the Governor in the promotion of peace.
Also in his remarks, the National Secretary of Zikr Association in Nigeria Alhaji Bilyaminu Adamu urged Governor Muhammed Jibrilla whom they had chosen as the leader of Zikr among the Governors to support its National secretariat with logistics and also commended him for the immense contribution to the Zikr prayers .
During the ceremony, Governor Jibrilla was also presented with an Award of Excellent and recognition in view of his contribution towards the progress of HILAQUL- ZIKR Association of Nigeria as a ""Shugaban Zakirai"" in Nigeria.