The Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’ Oba N’ Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Ewuare the second has felicitated with Christians on the occasion of Easter in commemoration of the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Oba Ewuare the second in his Easter message enjoined Christians irrespective of denomination to use the period of Easter to reflect on the teachings of Jesus Christ and endeavour to emulate Christ in their daily living.
The Benin monarch advised Christian leaders to endeavour to do exactly what they preach in order not to mislead their congregations.
The Oba called on Christians to continually pray for the nation’s leaders and for the unity, peace, progress and development of Nigeria.
While wishing Christians a happy Easter celebration, Oba Ewuare the second reminded them on the need to extend hands of fellowship to the needy and less privileged in the society.