By: Luka Daniel (Bauchi),
Speaker of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Abubakar Suleiman has enjoined Christians to uphold the teachings and virtues of Jesus Christ.
“While celebrating this year’s the Christmas, I urge you to uphold the teachings and virtues of Jesus (Peace Be Upon Him) which include love, peaceful coexistence, faithfulness, honesty, among others.” He stated.
Speaker Abubakar while felicitating with Christians in Bauchi state and the country at large on the occasion of 2019 Christmas festival, urged them to use the festive period to preach peace, unity and love for one another so as to have lasting peace in the State and the Country as a whole.
“Bauchi State House of Assembly and Our Governor, His Excellency Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammad, have dedicated themselves to ensure peace and unity and bring unprecedented development initiatives that will set a great pace to the growth of our dear State. I therefore urge you to use this important period to support and pray for our success.” He stated .
In a press release circulated to newsmen in Bauchi by the spokesperson to the speaker, Comrade Abdul Burra, St. Hon. Abubakar prayed that this year’s Christmas will bring more joy, love, peace and mutual understanding among diverse people of Nigeria.