Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III said the current recession in the country and other parts of the world is ordained by God.
The monarch stated this Wednesday, November 2nd, as activities for the commemoration of his 10th coronation anniversary commenced with the distribution of items to widows, orphans and other indigents in the state. at a ceremony organised by the state Zakkat and Endowment Committee.
"The only solution to this is for us to show piety and repent. It is ordained by God" he said.The Sultan also admonished Muslims and Christians to live their lives according to the dictates of their Holy Scriptures. He also appeal for more proactive measures to prevent the rising cases of kidnapping in the country.