Gov. Sule Felicitates With Christian Faithful On 2020 Easter Celebrations

By Our Reporter. Governor of Nasarawa state Engr. Abdullahi Sule has Facilitated with Christians the world over celebration of this year’s Easter. A statement personally signed by Engr. Abdullahi A. Sule, the Governor, on behalf of the Government and people of Nasarawa State congratulated the clergy and all Christian faithful in commemoration of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.Engr. Sule stated “As we are aware, the events leading to the resurrection of Christ were a significant milestone in the history of Christianity. The death and rise of Jesus Christ, therefore, symbolized sacrifice and the divinity of God. Thus, Jesus Christ personifies selflessness, humility, patience and perseverance”While enjoining Christians in the State to continue to imbibe these virtues by showing love, affection, good neighbourliness and, indeed, peaceful coexistence among the diverse people of the State, Governor Sule called all Christians to use this period to reflect on the good teachings of Christ that preach forgiveness, sacrifice and tolerance. ” I also call on you to pray for God’s intervention in the containment of the spread of COVID-19 and the healing of those afflicted by the virus across the globe” Governor Sule further added. The statement also urged Christians to pray for the continuous socio-economic development of our dear State, adding “May your sacrifices and abstinence during the Lenten Season bring peace, unity, good health and progress to our great State”