Dr. Ifedi Okwenna: Easter is a special celebration in Christendom
Former Anambra state Commissioner for Environment, Mineral Resources and Technology Dr. Ifedi Okwenna (Ugwumba Osumenyi), has tasked Anambra people to imbibe the virtues of love, peace and unity exhibited by Jesus Christ during his stay on earth;
In his Easter message to Ndi Anambra, Dr. Okwenna, who is also a frontline governorship aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the next year’s election in the state, called on the people to be thankful to God for the gift of Jesus Christ; his crucifixion on the cross and resurrection.
He urged the people to utilize the gift that comes with this season to foster love for one another and for the unity of the state,
He noted further that the resurrection of Christ has made all believers victorious, urging them to rejoice in His name.
He called on the people not to be deterred by the frustrating effects of COVID-19 pandemic and the fear that comes with it, saying they should look forward to a brighter and rewarding life after the end of the present pandemic.
Dr. Okwenna reminded them that Easter celebration is a special day in Christendom worldwide to commemorate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from death over two thousand years ago.