Easter: GNI Tasks Christisans To Imbibe Spirit Of Oneness - THE ENCOUNTER NEWS


Sunday, April 21, 2019

Easter: GNI Tasks Christisans To Imbibe Spirit Of Oneness

ABEOKUTA - The governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress in the recent election in Ogun State, Prince Gboyega Nasir Isiaka has tasked Christians to imbibe the lessons of Easter in order to have a peaceful and progressive society.

In a statement released by his media office, the three time contestant identified the virtues that Easter preaches as what is needed at this time to stem the tide of insecurity and reclining economic growth in the nation.

The statement, quoting Isiaka, reads is part: "I want to felicitate with all Christians on the occasion of this year's Easter Celebration. It is a reminder of the ultimate price Jesus paid that further reconciled man to God".

"The lessons therefore are that of love, kindness, compassion and sacrifice. If everyone, irrespective of religious and political affiliation imbibe and excercise these virtues, a lot of the social vices we daily witness will be much diminished".

Continuing, "The same also applies to those in position of authority. If leaders are compassionate, sacrifice selflessness and love the people, they will be conciencious enough to do what is equitable, justiceable and fair to the generality of the people".

Isiaka while wishing the people happy celebrations, thanked Ogun State people for the votes given him in the just concluded election.

He said, "I must again use this medium to thank our people for every vote I got in the election. The show of love before, during and after the election have been must humbling; to which I am most grateful".

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