Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers has urged Christian faithful to emulate Jesus Christ by making sacrifices that will advance the course of development.
He said that Easter exemplified the ultimate sacrifice made by Jesus Christ to save mankind, noting that as individuals, Christians must take into consideration the welfare of others.
According to him, Easter is a period of fresh beginning, forgiveness, love and friendship.
The governor, who wished the people of the state a Happy Easter Celebration, also assured them of their security before, during and after the celebrations. (NAN)