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A time of self-discipline, commitment, reflection and absolute trust in God

I felicitate with our Muslim brothers and sisters in Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State and all over our Nation, Nigeria on the celebration of Eid-el- fitr 2022.

This celebration marks the end of Ramadan – a time of self-discipline, commitment, reflection and absolute trust in God. Beyond the holy month, it is however important to carry on these virtues into our everyday lives, continually praying for our loved ones and for peace and prosperity of our nation Nigeria. … Read the rest

The joy in a Sacrificial Lifestyle

I felicitate with our Christian brothers and sisters in the Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State and all over Nigeria on this commemoration of Easter 2022.

This is a celebration of the resurrection of Christ, and the promise of hope and glory in him. It is a reminder of the renewal and victory we have in Jesus; God’s ability to supernaturally turn things around, hopelessness into hope, give abundant joy and make a way where there appears to be no way.… Read the rest

The teachings of the Prophet are lessons in devotion and dedication

I felicitate with our Muslim brothers and sisters in the Lagos Central Senatorial District, Lagos State, and across the Federation on the commemoration of the birthday of Prophet Mohammed (SAW).

The birth, life, and teachings of the Prophet are lessons in devotion and dedication, and indeed, worthy of celebration.

Often celebrated with family, it is a time to as a unit,  profess the Muslim faith to one another, reminding each other of the teachings of the Prophet and strengthening their faith.… Read the rest

Undaunted in Challenging Times

Every year, we commemorate the Independence of our Nation. Beyond the festivities, however, it is a culmination of our struggle for self-determination from imperialism and our resolve to self-rule.

Upon attainment of Independence, ‘hope’, ‘determination’, and ‘confidence about the future’ were resounding themes in the speech delivered by Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa.

Today’s celebration is a reminder of where we have come from, how far we have gone, the price that we paid for this freedom and all that binds us together as a Nation.… Read the rest

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