Speaker Abbas charges Christians to Pray for Nigeria, leaders

Speaker Abbas charges Christians to Pray for Nigeria, leaders

Speaker Abbas charges Christians to Pray for Nigeria, leaders

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rt. Hon. Abbas Tajudeen, Ph.D, has Congratulated Christians as they mark Easter to remember the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

The Speaker, in his Press Statement, urged Christians and Nigerians in general to be selfless and sacrifice for one another, as shown by Jesus Christ.

He maintained that it is only when the leaders and the followers alike shun self gratification and collectively work toward a common goal that the nation would be stronger and better, and the world would also a better place.

He, also, called for prayers for Nigeria to overcome her current socio-economic and security challenges, stating that Easter is one of the best seasons to do so as patriotic citizens.

Speaker Abbas urged Nigerians to emulate the life of Jesus Christ and imbibe his teachings, including obedience to law and authorities, charity, and holiness.

He said it is in this spirit that Nigerians should pray for their leaders, starting with President Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his administration, as well as others in the other arms and tiers of the government.

The Speaker wished Christians a happy Easter celebration.

 

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