A member of Ogun state House of Assembly, representing Ijebu North East constituency, Hon. Abayomi Johnson Fasuwa has congratulated Nigerians, particularly Christians as they celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
Fasuwa disclosed this in a statement
personally signed by him which was made available to newsmen in Abeokuta on Thursday.
He urged Christians to use the festive occasion to pray for unity, peace and prosperity of Nigeria.
The assembly member called on the people of Ogun State to rededicate themselves to the service of humanity in line with the true teachings of Jesus Christ which emphasises tolerance, patience, brotherly kindness, care for the needy and love for one another, among other virtues.
“The yuletide season presents us an opportunity once more to love, share and forgive. I urge all Nigerians to utilise the period to pray for unity, peace and prosperity in the nation.
“We must also rededicate ourselves to the true virtues of faith in God, love for one another, honesty and peaceful coexistence. It is time to make these virtues more evident and practical in our daily lives".He added