By Aliyu Muraki) Lafia.
Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has felicitated with the Christian community in the state on the commomeration of this year’s Christmas celebration.
This is contained in a Christmas message signed by Governor Abdullahi Sule and issued through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Dr. Nawani Aboki and made available to newsmen in Lafia.
The Statement said the birthday of Jesus Christ symbolizes love, forgiveness, kindness, tolerance, grace, humility, nothing that it is a reflection of generosity and reconciliation to humanity.
It says Governor Abdullahi Sule tasked Christians to use the period to practice the good virtues of Jesus Christ by sharing love with faith and remain prayerful, respect for leaders to enable them overcome the difficulties of the present time.
The Statement also urged the Christian faithful to use the period for sober reflection and adopt the lessons learnt before, during and after Christmas celebration in their daily activities, advising them to support the needy considering the economic situation of the country.
It called on people to live together in peace and unity and shun anything capable that of causing unease and inconveniencing the realisation of the essence of Christmas celebration.