Easter: Abiru calls for unity, tolerance



Sen. Adetokunbo (APC-Lagos East) has emphasised need for Nigerians to live  in harmony and show tolerance to people of other faith.

,  in a statement on Monday in Lagos, also felicitated Christians in Lagos and Nigeria as they celebrate Easter.

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Easter is a holiday that  Christians celebrate Resurrection of  Jesus Christ, after  crucifixion, death, and burial, arose from grave after three days.

Easter  the beginning and foundation of Christianity.

said: “The and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ remains a key foundation of the faith, and a seal of hope for believers.

“This solemn commemoration of the Lord Jesus Christ’ death and glorious resurrection should renew resolve to live in harmony and show tolerance to people of other faith.

“As the Holy Scripture instructs to , ‘ Follow peace with all men…”, I enjoin brothers and sisters in Lagos East Senatorial District to the cord of national unity and peaceful coexistence”.

Abiru also enjoined Nigerians to continue to pray for God’ interventions in the  affairs of nation.

According to him, the challenges are daunting insurmountable , if we earnestly cry out to God.

“I pray that the blessings of Easter will continue to abide with you and yours this season and beyond,” Abiru prayed. (NAN)