The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has enjoined residents, especially the Christian faithful, to use the occasion of the Easter celebrations to rededicate themselves to the virtues of love and peaceful coexistence.
He also urged residents to use the Easter festivities to meditate and give expression to the teachings and lifestyle of Jesus Christ which exemplified love, peaceful coexistence and selfless service.
Similarly, Bello urged the residents to use the occasion of Easter to pray for the complete eradication of COVID-19.
He emphasised the need for them to take steps to get vaccinated, while adhering to all preventive, non-pharmaceutical measures aimed at preventing the spread of the disease.
Bello assured residents that the FCTA would continue to execute projects designed to improve their living standards, and enjoined them to always abide by all extant regulations put in place by government to ensure their safety and wellbeing.
The minister prayed for a spiritually refreshing and hitch-free Easter Celebrations. (NAN)