Easter: Former Gov. Oni preaches sacrifice, love, togetherness



A former Governor of ,  Mr Segun Oni, has admonished the of the state reflect on the significance of Easter and imbibe sacrifice, love and togetherness in order move the state .

In an Easter message he personally signed on Monday in Ado-, Oni said it was only sacrifice, building of strength and togetherness that the desired positive cause of the state could be advanced.

Oni, who acknowledged that God has special interest in the affairs of , called for deep reflection on the essence of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ as it applied existence and togetherness.

According the former governor, the has for the of the state “to resurrect their profound history and the great glory of their knowledge and use them to turn around the fortunes of the state for their common good’’.

“As a distinct homogenous entity that loves and accommodates all, we must to a place of apposite understanding, make sacrifices, build on our strength, guide our uniqueness and use our God-given intellect and talents to advance the cause of our dear state.

“We must never allow the axis of evil to thrive in our dear state; we have a collective duty to fight, defeat and shame the nest of .

“As we have desired to live the essence of Easter after our Lord Jesus Christ, who is our resurrection and life, let Ekiti be known and called a house of prayers, a fountain of love and a land of honour and blessing.

“It is on these premises that I urge the good of Ekiti to deeply reflect on the essence of the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ as it applies to our existence and togetherness,” he added. (NAN)