The Oshodi-Isolo local government chairmanship aspirant, Hon Animashaun Saheed Kolawale has felicitated with the Christians across the globe on the occasion of the Palm Sunday being celebrated today.
Animashaun urged Christians to reflect on the teachings of Jesus whom the occasion is centred upon to celebrate his virtuous existence.
Christians world over start the Easter celebrations with Palm Sunday every year.
In his congratulatory message to the Christian, Animashaun called for a sober reflection. He also asked clerics to use the pupilt in preaching unity and tolerance of one another in the country. This, he said, will extol the virtues of the nation.
“As we celebrate Palm Sunday today, I congratulate my Christian brothers and sisters for witnessing the day. This day is meant for sober reflections on the teachings of Jesus Christ.
“I urge all the clerics to use this period in preaching peace, unity and tolerance of religion, this way, we will be practising the teachings of Jesus and will help in building a nation where peace and justice reign,” he said.
Animashaun said in the spirit of Easter he will be dolling out food items for the people of Oshodi-Isolo local government for them to have fun-filled celebrations.