The community head of Otumara 11, Apapa road, Ojo-niyun and it’s environs in the Lagos Mainland of Lagos State, High Chief Kehinde Kalejaiye congratulates Christians in Nigeria and all over the world on the occasion of this year’s Christmas – a festival of feast to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ.
High Chief Kalejaiye’s message was contained in a 2-page statement signed by him and made available to newsexplorersng.com on Tuesday.
In the statement, he said every December 25 is a special day that is set aside by Christians worldwide to appreciate God’s gift to the world.
He said, “Christmas is a period when we must live our lives to appreciate the love of God on His creatures. It is not only about merrymaking. It is a time of love, forgiveness of sin, salvation, peace and harmonious living among people of different race. We must therefore reflect on God’s love and the sacrifice of His beloved son, Jesus Christ and the benefits of this on us.”
The High Chief who is also a hotelier uses the occasion to preach Love, Friendship and Peaceful Co-Existence among Nigerians.
The community leader enjoined residents in his community and in Lagos State to rekindle their faith in the government of the day and use the season to Pray for unity, peace, progress and prosperity in Lagos and entire country