The Oyo State Commandant of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Commandant Iskilu Abiodun Akinsanya has urged the Christians in the State to emulate the doctrine of Jesus Christ in which Tolerance, Love, Peace and Compassion is the watch word.
The State Commandant made this known today while sending signals to all his formations on Easter holidays and partial lockdown pandemic.
He urged christian to use the medium to pray for the country as they are celebrating the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ and pray for Nigeria and the entire world at this time of COVID 19 Pandemic.
Meanwhile, Commandant Iskilu Akinsanya enjoined the good people of Oyo State to continue to support the efforts of the State Government towards fighting the Corona Virus Disease.
In a release by the command Public Relation Officer, Oluwole Olusegun, the Commandant reminded them of the importance to adhere strictly to the measures put in place by the Federal and State governments towards preventing the spread of the virus in the country by observing social distance in addition to regular personal hygiene and sanitary practices.
Oyo NSCDC Commandant, CC Iskilu Abiodun Akinsanya stressed further that Oyo State and Nigeria belong to all of us, hence there is need for general public, religious leaders, parent and guardians to be Security conscious during the celebration as the world is facing the COVID 19 Pandemic.
He advised the members of the public to have confidence in officers and men of NSCDC who are working with other government agencies on the sensitisation and enforcement of partial lockdown and curfew in motor parks, markets, worship centres and other public places because it is for their safety.
The State Commandant seek for more collaboration from the members of the public by giving relevant information on 09010481828, 09070473188, 09055533303 which will aid security across the State and also to shun false information on social media that can thwart government and security efforts in protection of lives and properties.
“Commandant Iskilu Abiodun Akinsanya wishes all Christians in the State Happy Easter Celebrations.”