Wife of Anambra State Governor and Founder, Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFE), Dr Ebelechukwu Obiano has called on Anambra women to work hard to ensure that peace reigns in the state., especially during this Easter celebrations.
Mrs Obiano made the plea in her Easter message signed on her behalf by the Deputy Chief Press Secretary to Anambra State Governor, Mr Emeka Ozumba.
According to the statement, Easter is a culmination of the season of passion which signifies the sacrificial love of Christ for humankind.
It urged all to pray for sustenance of peace and security that the state had enjoyed over the years.
“Mothers should derive inspiration from the role of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of Christ and other women during the Passion of Christ, and be dedicated in prayers for the good of our families and our state, so that the miracle and love of the risen Christ will pervade our land.’’
The statement commended the Governor for his strength of character and restraint amid daunting challenges. “The God Almighty, who destined the state as the `Light of the Nation’ will continue to guide him successfully so that his passion and sacrifice in service of Anambra will not be in vain.’’