Independence: Jonathan Calls For Unity As Nigeria Marks 54th National DayFeatured, Latest News, News Sunday, September 28th, 2014
President Goodluck Jonathan has called on Nigerians to be united as the nation marks her 54th Independence Anniversary.
Jonathan made the call Sunday in his address at a Church service in Abuja to commemorate the Anniversary.
He said, “I want to thank Nigerians for keeping faith despite the numerous challenges facing the country. I urge Nigerians to be more united as we mark our 54th Independence Anniversary. If we come together and pursue what we want to do together, we will achieve it”
Mr. President commended the military forces on their commitment and professionalism in fighting terrorism.
He therefore enjoined Nigerians to support security forces as they tackle the insurgents Boko in the North East and other parts of the country.
In the same vein, the National President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Pastor Ayo Orisajefor during his sermon described the problems facing the country as self inflicted.
Oritsejafor indicated that Boko Haram insurgency would not destroy Nigeria, adding that the country would conquer the challenges with prayers.
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