Love has been described as a strong force that is capable of granting humans, victory over life challenges.
The Member representing Ankpa 1 at the Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Ahmed Mohammed, made the assertion in his Christmas message to commemorate the season with Christians.
The Former Deputy Speaker noted that the season is worth celebrating as a result of God’s love for humanity, calling on Nigerians to love one another irrespective of religious, ethnic, political, and other differences that has divided the citizens of the Country in the past.
“The yuletide season presents us an opportunity once more to love, share and rededicate ourselves to the true virtues of faith in God. It is time to make these virtues more evident and practical in our daily lives
“We should bear in mind that the greatest command of Jesus Christ to his followers is to love one another. Not only does this have spiritual benefits, it will also make our existence on earth worth living because love overcomes all things including hatred, violence and other vices. Let’s be cheerful, benevolent, and be grateful for life
“I urge the people of Ankpa 1 Constituency to utilize this period to pray for unity, peace and prosperity as we also prepare for the forthcoming general elections. I also pray and urge those traveling to drive with care and be security conscious
“Merry Christmas and a prosperous new year in advance”
Rt Hon Ahmed Mohammed
Ankpa 1 constituency