By Ben Agande
Abuja – The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan has expressed shock at the dastardly act of terrorism perpetrated on Monday at Nyanya Motor Park in Abuja, saying it is unwarranted wickedness to fellow Nigerians.
A statement signed by Ayo Adewuyi quoted the first lady as describing the killing of the innocent souls as a crime against humanity, which must be condemned by all Nigerians.
While commiserating with the families of those who lost their loved ones in the heinous act, she prayed that God Almighty will continue to console them and grant them enduring fortitude to bear the irreplaceable loss.
“Dame Patience Jonathan shares the pains of the families of the victims, while also praying that God assuage the pains of the survivors and grant them quick recovery.
“The First Lady further prays for the continued repose of the souls of victims of the bomb blast, beseeching the Lord to grant them eternal rest in His perfect peace.
She urged Nigerians to use this period to pray God to enable the nation overcome acts of terrorism perpetrated by enemies and grant our leaders the wisdom to check these acts” the statement concluded.