Senator representing Osun Central Senatorial District, Dr Ajibola Basiru, has felicitated with Christians in the Senatorial District and Osun State in general on the celebration.of this year’s Christmas festivities.
Christmas signifies the birth of Jesus Christ in Christianity and rather than being involved in jamboree and undue fanfare, it should be celebrated focusing on the ideals and purpose of Jesus coming to this World and assuming the nature of man.
While, congratulating Christians, Senator Basiru urged them to focus on being like Jesus which is the ultimate reason of being a follower of Christ.
The Senator who rejoiced with Christians for scaling the first hurdle of coronavirus pandemic
and other vicissitudes that have characterized the outgoing year however prayed that they shall survive the menace and be victorious always.
Describing the birth of the Messiah as a good tiding to the World,the federal lawmaker charged adherents to spend the festive period to pray for the year 2021 and also celebrate in moderation.
“This year has been a challenging one globally, I therefore congratulate my christian brethren who God has given the grace of life and I also urge them to observe NCDC protocols as they celebrate.”
Senator Ajibola Basiru reminded everybody that a new strain of Covid-19 is already on the prowl, charging the people of Osun Central in particular and the State in general to keep strictly to the NCDC protocols while reminding them all of the use of nose masks, regular handwashing and social distancing as the New Year approaches and beyond.