Easter: Senator Arise Urges Prayers For Nigeria At Turbulent Times
Former Senator representing Ekiti North Senatorial District, Ayo Arise has urged Christians in Nigeria, especially Ekiti State to compliment the celebration of Easter with prayers for peaceful elections in the State and a restoration of peace and stability in all sectors of the polity.
In his Easter goodwill message, Senator Arise, also urged politicians in Ekiti State to be mindful of their utterances and actions during the electioneering period.
He said; "It is imperative for politicians in Ekiti State to be mindful of their utterances and actions during this election period.
"This, I believe we can do by exercising a lot of caution and restrain in our utterances and actions, and also through the deployment of civilized dialogue amongst ourselves."
"I therefore appeal to the good people of Ekiti State, particularly members and supporters of our party, the Peoples Democratic Party, to eschew bitterness and discord at this time and to embrace peaceful approach to campaigns so that the forthcoming elections in the state will be free and fair and devoid of violence."