By Stanley Onyekwere
The Chairman, Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) Abdullahi Adamu Candido has congratulated Christian faithful across the FCT,
particularly those residing in the Council, on the occasion of Christmas celebration, admonishing them to imbibe spirit of sacrifice and love for one another.
In his Christmas Message during a chat with journalists, Candido described Christmas is a season of hope and sacrifice.
“I want to on behalf of the good people of AMAC, wish our Christian brothers and sisters inthe Council happy Christmas and prosperous New year. So I want to call on christian family to imbibe these virtues.
“I want to call on all of us to please imbibe this spirit of sacrifice and love like I keep saying.
“Because, Jesus Christ is the embodiment of this sacrifice and love, I want people particularly the Christian family to please imbibe such spirit. Let’s pray for our leaders, and hope that Nigeria will be better”, he said.
While commenting on security arrangements for the season, the AMAC Chairman, said there is a collaborative effort to ensure a hitch-free yuletide celebrations.
According to him, “We from the Council are collaborating with the FCT Administration and security agencies to ensure that citizens go about celebrating Christmas and New Year without any hitch at all.
“The security agencies are taking action to ensure that every family member visiting various recreational parks and other relaxation spots in Abuja enjoy this festive season with no fear.”