Buni congratulates Xtians for Easter period
From Sani Gazas Chinade, Damaturu
As Christian faithful marked the Easter period, Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has congratulated them for the gift of life and good health to mark the occasion at a time when the world is faced with the coronavirus pandemic.
In his message through his Director General Press and Media Affairs, Mamman Muhammad, the governor said the Easter provided opportunity for people to be strong in faith and intensify prayers to seek divine intervention as the world battles the dreaded pandemic.
He urged the people to reflect on the lessons of the Easter to be righteous, and observe the teachings of the religion to promote love, peace and unity.
Governor Buni charged them to exploit opportunities of the Easter to pray for the state, the nation and humanity.
He reminded people of the state to observe preventive measures against the scourge.
The governor assured that his administration was committed to the safety and well being of the citizenry.
He also called on them to cooperate with the state Covid-19 committee under the chairmanship of his deputy, Hon. Idi Barde Gubana.