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Nigeria: A Diamond in the Rough

I congratulate the Government and Citizens of Nigeria at home and in the Diaspora on the commemoration of the commencement of the fourth republic, and the longest chain of Civilian rule our Country, Nigeria, has witnessed.

Twenty-two years ago, we made a choice – a conscious decision to be governed by democratic principles and to uphold the rights of every Nigerian.… Read the rest

In Peace lies our Freedom

I felicitate with Muslims in the Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State and allover our Nation Nigeria on the successful end of Ramadan 2021 and the celebration of Eid-el- fitr.

Ramadan, one of the five pillars of Islam, is a lesson in self-control, holiness and empathy towards others. Beyond today, however, we must ensure that these lessons stay with us, guiding our actions and interactions with one another.… Read the rest

A Message of Hope

The resurrection of Jesus, the reason for Easter, is the foundation of the Christian faith. It is not only the promise of eternity, it is also the guarantee of a life of victory, here on earth.

It is a great privilege to witness another commemoration of the Resurrection of our LORD Jesus Christ. Thus, I congratulate all Christians in the Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State and Nigeria on this important day.… Read the rest

I support another Woman

I am delighted to celebrate with Nigerian women and our counterparts all over the world on the commemoration of International Women’s Day, 2021.

The global UN theme for this year’s celebration, “Women in Leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world” reflects the novelty of the times we are in, and is a pointer to the need continue to further the cause of women in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic and our new normal.… Read the rest

Looking ahead with Purpose

Happy New Year 2021!  We all made it – Glory be to God.

The year 2020 was eventful, to say the least. Fraught with shocking occurrences and the outbreak of a pandemic of global proportion, the year 2020 humbled everyone.

For many, a lot of the goals set for the year became unattainable, owing to the prevailing circumstances. Regardless, we must be grateful that we are still here.… Read the rest