- Professor Yemi Osinbajo is using the opportunity of the Easter celebration to encourage citizens to have great hope
- The vice president governor's words were contained in his Easter message to Nigerians
- Osinbajo also prayed that the nation will experience the grace and mercy of God
Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday, April 4, joined Christians in Nigeria and all over the world in the celebration of Easter.
Osinbajo in a chat with journalists after the Easter Sunday service at the Aso Villa Chapel thanked God for the nation, saying all will be well, Daily Trust reports.
In a statement by his spokesman, Laolu Akande, the vice president encouraged citizens across the country to have great hope that things are going to get better for Nigeria.
While wishing Nigerians a happy celebration, Osinbajo prayed that the nation will experience the grace and mercy of God in so many different ways
He went on to note that the season of Easter was one of great joy because we celebrate the evidence of the plan of God, adding that it is a message of the special and exceeding love, Vanguard reports.
This was contained in the president's 2021 Easter message to Nigerians released on Thursday, April 1, by his special adviser on media and publicity, Femi Adesina.
President Buhari reiterated his position that his government will continue to ensure that the weak, the poor, and the underprivileged are not abandoned.
Similarly, former President Goodluck Jonathan shared an inspiring Easter message on his official Facebook page on Sunday, April 4, calling on all Christians to imbibe and sustain godly values of righteousness, peace, and justice.
According to him, these are the true nature of Christ. He stated that Christ's death and resurrection are at the cornerstone of the Christian faith.
According to him, Christians celebrate hope, eternal life, salvation, and redemption at Easter.