Senator Abdulfatai Buhari representing Oyo North has felicitated with Christians on the celebration of Birth of Jesus Christ.
Buhari in his congratulatory message, said the celebration of the birth of the Saviour should always remind everyone of the need to be humble and committed to the development of the country.
His words: “Prayers have been sustaining us a nation but beyond prayers we should let the teachings of Christ about love and respect for others reflect in our day to day activities.”
“The psalmists in Psalm 122.6 said ‘Seek for the peace of Jerusalem and whoever does so will prosper’. We should always pray and work for the peace and prosperity of Nigeria and the world at large.”
While appealing to Nigerians to continue to pray for the leadership of the country, the lawmaker who is the Chairman, Senate Committee on ICT and Cybercrime urged Nigerians to pray for peaceful conduct of the 2019 general elections, and be conscious of the need to avoid violence during the election.
Buhari who is seeking for another term at the Senate also restated his commitment to the development of his constituency, Oyo state and Nigeria at large.