Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has expressed the belief that since Easter represented the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, the country will soon overcome whatever challenges that might be confronting the country it.
Akeredolu in his Easter message ,said the exemplary life of Jesus Christ is a great lesson that should be emulated by all in the country.
In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary(CPS) Segun Ajiboye, Akeredolu described Easter celebrations as a period of sober reflection on the significance of the death of Jesus Christ and great sacrifice by the Saviour to give humanity the hope eternal life.
While felicitating with Christians across the country on the success of this year’s Easter celebrations, the governor asked the Christians to emulate the good example laid by Jesus Christ .
Akeredolu appealed to Christians to continue to be tolerant of one another, show and promote love, as well as be advocate of peaceful existence,
He equally urged Christian community to have hope in Nigeria that the country will be great again.
The governor also advised them to rededicate themselves to the service of their fatherland.