Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has called on Christians to use this Christmas season to promote love, peace and unity.
Governor Wike, in his Christmas message, urged Christian faithful to remain committed to the worthy ideals exemplified by the birth of Jesus Christ as they celebrate the Yuletide.
He advised the privileged in the State to use the season to reach out to the less privileged as a measure of deepening friendship and communal living.
” I join Christian faithful in our dear Rivers State and the entire world in celebrating the joyous occasion of Christmas.
“As we remember the true meaning of this glorious festivity, may we emulate the Lord Jesus Christ’s love, kindness by extending our hands to the less privileged among us.”
He advised the people of the State to use the season to deepen their faith in God as God has the solution to all societal challenges.
Governor Wike assured the people of the State that his administration working with all security agencies will ensure a peaceful celebration of the season.
The governor reiterated that he will continue to work till May 29, 2023, as his administration strives to build a new Rivers State that will be beneficial to all.
Special Assistant (Media) to the Rivers State Governor.
24th December, 2022.