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December 25, 2015

Christmas: Pray for a prosperous nation,Rep Obasa urges Christians

Hon. Tajudeen-Obasa

The lawmaker representing Ojo Federal Constituency in the lower legislative chamber, Hon. Tajudeen Obasa has urged christians in the nooks and crannies of the country to pray for a prosperous nation flourished with peace, unity and accelerated development.

Obasa, who is a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) admonished christians to pray for the success of the current administration, while attributing the success of President Muhammadu Buhari to the success of Nigerians.

In a statement released on Thursday,the lawmaker spurred christians not to relent in praying for the nation despite the numerous challenges facing the country.

“Christians are peaceful people, despite my allegiance to Islam, I read the inspiring words in the bible. The message is love your neighbour as yourself. Celebration of Christ is a celebration of love, peace, harmony and prosperity”

In the same vein, the lawmaker extended his joyful appreciation to the head of religious bodies for holding people towards God and ensuring peace reigns in the land.