As Christians across the world celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ on 25th December, the Executive Chairman of Okene Local Government, Engr. Abdulrazaq Muhammad has call on Christians to imbibe the virtues of Jesus whose life was a symbol of unity, love for fellow human being and sacrifice for the saviour of man kind.
The Council boss in a statement through his Media Adviser in Okene, congratulates the Christian community in Okene and beyond on this auspicious occasion despite various economic, security, and health challenges that have affected the nation in recent time.
He enjoin them to remember the poor, vulnerable children and the less privilege in the society.
On the security of lives and property in Okene, Hon. Abdulrazaq assures residents and visitors not to be despair but go about their normal lawful businesses as government is on top of the situation. He said, security agencies have mapped out modalities to ensure the celebration remain peaceful throughout the Local Government Area.
The Chairman however, enjoin the people to be vigilant and report suspicious movements or act to the nearest security outfit.
I wish you all Merry Christmas and a prosperous new year!
Media & Publicity
25th December, 2020