Easter: Abiru calls for unity, tolerance



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

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

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

Easter celebrates the beginning and of Christianity.

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

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

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

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

According to him, the challenges are daunting but not 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)