By Niyi Olutunde, Akure
The Ondo State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, has joined Christian faithful globally especially its members to celebrate this Year’s Easter, even as it reflects on the importance of sacrificing for the society.
The Union harps on imbibing the spirit of forgiveness, sacrifice, showing love and preaching peace which characterized the essence of the season as epitomized by Our Lord Jesus Christ.
In a Easter Message signed by the State Chairman of the Union, Comrade Leke Adegbite and the State Acting Secretary, Mrs Ngozi Aduloju, Ondo NUJ stresses the need for all faithful to learn from the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ as a symbol of sacrifice, love, peace and unity of mankind.
The Pen Professionals’ Union enjoins Christians to use the special season that represents salvation of humanity to pray fervently for peace and security of the country as well as economic prosperity in order to reduce disturbing rate of poverty in the land to a nearest minimum.
Ondo NUJ uses the Easter Message to applaud unprecedented strides of its Grand Patron, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu in the area of security of lives and property, through unparalleled efforts Amotekun Corps, urging other security operatives in the Sunshine State to sustain their collaborative efforts for a more secured state.