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Happy Eid-al-Fitr

I congratulate all the Muslim faithful of the Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State and Nigeria as a whole on the successful completion of this year’s Ramadan. It is my prayer that our acts of Ibadah will be accepted.

Having had the period for reflection, recommitment and to pray for our wellbeing as a people, it is my hope that beyond this period, we will continue to pray for the security, peace and prosperity of our Nation.… Read the rest

Nurturing our Democracy

I felicitate with all Nigerians as well as the federal and various state governments on the occasion of this year’s Democracy Day.

Like in previous years since 1999, May 29th is another public holiday in commemoration of Nigeria’s return to democratic rule, after several years of military interregnum. It is a poignant reminder of our struggle as a Nation and what it took to get us to where we are today; a reminder of the sacrifice and sweat of those who labored to ensure the rebirth of democracy in the land.… Read the rest

A life of sacrifice

I rejoice with the Christian faithful in the Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State, and Nigeria as a whole on the commemoration of the resurrection of Our Lord Jesus.
Christ lived a life of service, going around teaching, healing and doing good. Also, the suffering and death of Jesus, for the redemption of mankind, a race of people who vilified him, is the most notable act of service and sacrifice known to mankind.… Read the rest

Another Chance To Get It Right


         “Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.”
Oprah Winfrey

 I congratulate all the good people of Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State and Nigeria as a whole for making it into the New Year 2018. It is indeed a privilege to still be here.

The last year, 2017, was fraught with issues ranging from ignoble to ostentatious.… Read the rest

Humble beginnings

I felicitate with the people of Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State and Nigeria on this year’s yuletide in commemoration of the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ.

While Christmas is a joyous season, it calls for sober reflection on the purpose of Christ’s coming; marked by merriment and festivities, it should also be time to extend a helping hand to those around us.… Read the rest