As Christians all over the world observed Christmas Festival on Wednesday, the Osun State Deputy Governor, Mr. Benedict Olugboyega Alabi has felicitated with them as he organises Christmas party for Christians and All Progressive Congress, APC members in the state.
He said, the period is not for winning and dinning alone, but for every Christians to pray fervently to the Almighty God and follow the lessons of the aim and objective of why Christians were observing the period.
The Deputy Governor, at the Christmas party held at his Ikire Country Home in the State where he hosted families, friends as well as leaders and members of the party, urged Christians not to stop displaying genuine love of their savior, Jesus Christ by preaching peace and love as propagated by the Holy book, Bible.
While wishing the Christian faithfuls and all Nigerians a merry Christmas, Alabi stressed the need for them to continue in their prayer for the state Government in its strive to achieve more success saying Governor Gboyega Oyetola led administration will continue to work hard towards the betterment of the entire citizens of the state for them to enjoy dividends of democracy.
The Osun Deputy Governor, who reiterated his total commitment in supporting his boss, Governor Oyetola by working assiduously towards the development of the state and create a conducive environment for all and sundry called on the people of the state to continue to demonstrate their unflinching support to the incumbent administration in the state saying, Oyetola’s administration is a peoples friendly.
Speaking to party members, Alabi charged them not to relent but continue to pursue upliftment of the party and the state while they should not allow unfaithful members to disorganize the party from its path of progress at all levels.
He however, admonished all Christians to use this season to pray to God Almighty to grant the nation’s leaders protection, wisdom and knowledge for them to take the entire nation to the greater height above other countries in all ramifications.
The Deputy Governor, however assured the entire people of the state that, Oyetola’s administration would continue to bring people oriented programmes to their door step saying upliftment of all and sundry is the priority of the government of the day in Osun.
The well attended Christmas party witnessed people from far and near among whom were the State Commissioner for Youths and Sport, Yemi Lawal, Commissioner for Finance, Prince Bola Oyebamiji and Majority leader of Osun State House of assembly, Honorable Olanrewaju Moroof among other dignitaries.