A renowned investor and the CEO McKesson Group Ltd, Hon. Olobatoke Michael Olaiya has congratulated Christians across the country and the people of Kogi state at this year celebration of Easter.
Hon. Olaiya in a statement he personally endorsed and made available to newsmen in Abuja on Saturday while stating that Nigeria is faced with various challenges, particularly security and economic urged Christian faithful to use the opportunity of this Easter celebration to re-commit the country to God’s Throne of Grace for divine guidance.
The businessman says Nigeria can live above its current challenges if all citizens see the development of the country as a collective responsibility.
He also call on the people of Kogi, particularly Kabba/Bunu/Ijumu federal constituency to manifest love and sacrifice for each other in line with the teachings of Christ, the pillar of Christian faith.
“Easter is a period to soberly reflect on the unconditional love God showed the world when He gave Christ, His only son to die for a sinful world.
“That love has over the decades has remained undiluted. There is no better way to appreciate this grace but to love our neighbors, our country and pray for its success. We must therefore imbibe patriotism and heart of love.
“Growth does not take place in an atmosphere of rancour and palpable hate. Irrespective of our political and ethnic differences, it takes a collective effort to build a country.
“I congratulate Kogites, I congratulate the people of Nigeria. God willing, this Easter shall launch our state and nation to a new beginning for the greater good of our people” he concluded.