As Christians the world over set to celebrate Christmas in commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ, the Honourary Romanian Consul to Edo and Delta states and Esama of Benin, His Excellency, Sir, Chief, Doctor Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion President Muhammadu Buhari has sued for peace, unity, tolerance and harmony despite the current challenges facing Nigeria.
The Esama of Benin in a Christmas message on behalf of the House of Igbinedion he described the commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ as an important opportunity for Nigerians to show love to one another and encourage unity by spending quality time with their friends, families and the less-privileged.
Sir, Chief, Doctor Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion admonished Christians to use the Christmas celebration to reflect on the teachings and extend hands of fellowship to the less privileged in the society.
The Esama pointed out that the period is also an occasion to draw inspiration from the exemplary lifestyle and teachings of Jesus Christ, who he said constantly stood for what is right, true and honest.
While wishing Christians a merry Christmas, Sir, Chief, Doctor Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion prayed God to grant everyone a glorious and prosperous New Year.