Senator Ordia Hails Christians At Christmas, Calls For Prayers, Support, Unity.
As Christains in Edo State join their counterparts all over the world to celebrate this year’s Christmas, the Senator representing Edo Central Senatorial District, Senator. Clifford Akhimiemona Ordia, has called on believers to use the period to pray for peace, unity and progress of the state and the country at large for God’s intervention in order to tackle insecurity and other emerging challenges.
In a statement he signed and made available to pressmen in Irrua, Sen. Ordia felicitate with the Christian communities in the senatorial district, state and beyond on the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ.
The statement quotes the lawmaker as describing Christmas as a significant and remarkable day in the Christendom, hence the need for believers to emulate the peaceful disposition of the celebrant by championing the course of peace, unity and progress of their various communities.
Senator Ordia observed that Nigeria like every other nations have its success stories and painful challenges while urging all to intensify prayers for the progress and development of the country. The lawmaker while wishing all Christian communities in the senatorial district and state at large a blissful celebration called on well to do individuals in the society to support the less privileged ones among them to give them a sense of belonging.
He advised Christians to celebrate peacefully while expressing hope that the new year 2022 will be far better than previous years.