Eid-il-Kabir: Oladunjoye Highlights Quranic Guidance for Family Unity.

In the spirit of Eid-il-Kabir, Kakalistiq.com reports that Barrister Olayinka Oladunjoye, the esteemed Commissioner of the National Population Commission, has highlighted the invaluable teachings of the Holy Quran in addressing prevalent societal issues. Speaking during an interview in Lagos on the commemoration of the Eid-il-Kabir festival, Oladunjoye emphasized the critical role of Quranic principles in fostering unity, compassion, and resilience within families.

She noted that as families gather to celebrate Eid-il-Kabir, it is essential to reflect on the teachings of the Holy Quran, which provide profound guidance on nurturing strong, cohesive families. She added that in a time when societal challenges seem overwhelming, these teachings can offer much-needed support.

Barr. Olayinka Oladunjoye

Oladunjoye emphasized the importance of family bonds, respect, and mutual support. She stressed that these values are paramount in overcoming issues such as family discord, financial instability, and moral erosion.

“The Holy Quran speaks to us about the virtues of patience, charity, and empathy,” she noted. “By embodying these virtues, families can navigate through difficulties with grace and emerge stronger.”

The Commissioner also pointed out that the principles of justice and equality, as espoused in the Quran, are vital in promoting fairness and harmony within the home. “Justice begins at home,” Oladunjoye remarked. “When we practice fairness and equality within our families, we lay the foundation for a just society.”

In addition to moral guidance, Barrister Oladunjoye addressed the practical aspects of family life, such as financial management and community responsibility. She encouraged families to adopt a balanced approach to their economic activities, urging them to avoid excessive debt and to engage in charitable acts, especially during the festive season.

“Eid-il-Kabir is a time of sacrifice and giving,” she said. “Let us remember to share our blessings with those less fortunate and to support each other within our communities. This spirit of generosity is a cornerstone of the Quranic teachings.”

The Commissioner’s address resonated deeply with the present economic realities of the country, and the relevance of her advice in the people’s lives, particularly in strengthening familial ties and fostering a sense of community.

“As we celebrate Eid-il-Kabir, let us take these teachings to heart,” Oladunjoye concluded. “May this festive season bring us closer together, and may the wisdom of the Holy Quran guide us in creating loving, supportive, and resilient families.”

Kaka Babatunde

Kaka Babatunde

Kaka Babatunde is a budding academic researcher and media enthusiast whose experience germinated in high school, attaining the Press Club presidency. As an iconic field reporter for 3 years, he is a writer, serial volunteer, and community cum youth development champion whose collaborative efforts have immensely contributed to nation-building in Epe LGA, Lagos, and Nigeria at large.

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