Easter: Makinde tasks Christians on love, forgiveness



Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has congratulated Christians in the state and worldwide the occasion of the 2021 Easter , urging them to embrace more love and forgiveness.

Makinde in a statement issued in Ibadan  Saturday by his Press Secretary, Taiwo Adisa, urged Christians to, in the spirit of the season, continue to be their brothers’ keepers and to forgive others.

The governor expressed gratitude to God for sparing the lives of residents of the state, especially the Christian faithful to witness the Easter season.

He Christians in the state not to take lightly the price that Jesus Christ paid for their salvation and to continue to remain connected to Jesus Christ.

“Jesus Christ has paid the price for us. So, we keep supporting the and in the spirit of the season, be our brothers’ keepers.

“If anyone has offended you, this is the period to forgive. This is the period also to get connected to our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, who died so that we may be saved,” Makinde said.

The governor urged residents of the state to continue to support his administration and to remain steadfast. (NAN)