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OONI CELEBRATES MUSLIMS ON EID EL KABIR, EMPHASIZES PEACEFUL COEXISTENCE

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The Arole Oduduwa & Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has congratulated Muslims across the world, especially descendants of Oduduwa over the ongoing Eid-ul-Adha celebration also known as Ileya. According to a statement signed by his Director of Media & Public Affairs, Comrade Moses Olafare and obtained by Ife City Blog, Ooni Ogunwusi noted that lessons associated with the season must not be forgotten. I celebrate with my Muslim faithful across the nation on this special Eid day as today marks a fulfilment of the holy injunction of gathering together to celebrate the spirit of sharing, joy and jubilation. As you all fulfil the tenets of Eid Mubarak through sacrifice, I admonish you to immensely uphold in gratitude the values of showing love to one another, representing the spirit of peace and selfless compassion towards your neighbours.  May the blessings of complete obedience to Allah enfold you, your household and our nation, Nigeria. Going further, Ooni Ogun

EASTER CELEBRATIONS: OONI OF IFE ENCOURAGES CHRISTIAN FAITHFULS TO EMULATE CHRIST BY SHOWING UNCONDITIONAL LOVE TO EVERYONE AROUND THEM

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The Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi Ojaja II has urged all Christian faithfuls to imbibe the characteristics of the reason for the season of Easter, Jesus Christ  in their day-today dealings. This is part of His goodwill message to the entire Christians Worldwide on this Year's occasion of Easter celebrations.  Ooni Ogunwusi particularly encouraged all the followers of Christ to emulate his traits by being loving and caring to everyone irrespective of religious, gender or racial differences.  The foremost traditional ruler and Co-Chairman of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria (NCTRN), while reflecting on the tough times experienced over the last couple of years enjoined all humans to remain hopeful and steadfast as these have been the sustaining factors so far in the struggle.  "We cannot deny that most of 2020 and 2021 have been difficult with the health and economic crisis caused by Covid-19.  "It is also

OTUNBA IYIOLA OMISORE FELICITATES WITH CHRISTIANS ON EASTER CELEBRATIONS

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The former Osun State Deputy Governor, Otunba Iyiola Omisore  has congratulated Christian faithfuls all  the over  the World on the 2021 Easter celebrations, urging everyone to imbibe the core lesson of Easter that Jesus Christ symbolises which according to him, is uncommon love. In a Goodwill message obtained from his Media office, the popular Ife born politician and humanitarian stated that the redemption of the world by the painful nailing of our lord to the cross for no offence of his is a rare love but by the Grace of Almighty God on the third day his resurrection redefined the direction of the earth and we're all saved. Consequently, it's a natural law that we're bound to love ourselves by imitating the saviour of the earth in our daily dealings for the prosperity of the world. He prayed that may the victory of Jesus Christ over death translates to an end of global pandemics and restore peace, security and prosperity to our dear Country Nigeria. Signed:: Otunba Iy

EASTER CELEBRATIONS: OSUN HOME AFFAIRS COMMISSIONER URGES ALL RELIGIOUS FAITHFULS TO EMULATE CHRIST'S SELFLESSNESS

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Alhaji Tajudeen Lawal, Osun State Commissioner For Home Affairs Osun State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Alhaji Tajudeen Lawal has congratulated the Christendom especially the Osun congregations on the Easter Celebrations, urging them to celebrate moderately mindful of all the cautions and safety measures against the COVID-19 pandemic. In his further remarks, Alhaji Lawal emphasized that Jesus Christ's exemplification of sacrifice by paying the supreme price is worthy of emulations by all Christians and other faith believers.  In his words, "Jesus Christ paid the ultimate price and this makes him the most lovable being in the universe everyday of the world and that sole act changed the cause of the world positively by redeeming the world". The honourable commissioner encouraged everyone to be patriotic and Christ-like by committing to nation building no matter the capacity, much or little.  As obtained from his Media Aide, Musefiu Kolawole Afolabi popularly known as