The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okezie, says Easter signifies the victory of light over darkness.
In his message to the people of the State at Easter, Ikpeazu urged Abians to draw inspiration from significance of the season which is “synonymous with fresh hopes and a brighter tomorrow”.
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“Easter signifies the victory of Light over Darkness, of life over death, and of hope over despair”.
“The resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead after three days bears a message that forms the foundation of our Christian faith and for us in Abia State, it is a clear indication that after darkness comes a glorious dawn,” he said.
The Governor assured the people that Abia is on a journey towards rediscovery to a “destination that is sure and settled – the Abia of our dreams”.
He thanked Abians for their perseverance and support for his administration, assuring them that he will remain relentless in the pursuit of a better Abia.
Ikpeazu, on behalf of his family, wished the people a beautiful Easter season filled with the blessings of God Almighty.