Nigeria Senate President, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan has congratulated Christians in Nigeria on the occasion of this year’s Christmas celebration
The lawmaker in his Christmas message to Nigerians via his verified Facebook page also urges christians to love their neighbours as they love themselves and seek peace in the society as preach by Jesus Christ during his earthly ministry
His message read: “I heartily rejoice with Christians in Nigeria as they celebrate this annual festival of the birth of Jesus Christ.
“The life and teachings of Jesus Christ enjoins his followers through holy living to be the light and salt that make the world brighter and better for mankind.
“Jesus Christ also commanded his followers to love their neighbours just as they love themselves and to seek peace in the society.
“Abiding by those great instructions is important for Christians everywhere and for all of us in Nigeria as we seek to build a virile and happy nation”.
“In true spirit of this August occasion, let us also remember to pray for divine guidance for those piloting the affairs of our country, Nigeria”, he posted