The Society of Digital Newspaper Owners of Nigeria, SDNON, in her Christmas message to christian Faithfuls across the country, congratulated Christians for yet another year to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ, while also urging them to keep praying for the Unity of the country>
This message was contained in a statement made available to the press by President of SDNON, Otunba Femi Davies.
In the statement, Otunba Femi Davies emphasized the need for Christians to understand the essence of Christmas.
“On behalf of the National Executive of SDNON and its Board of Trustees, I want to felicitate with our Christian brothers and sisters as they mark this year’s remembrance of the birth of Jesus Christ, this is a special moment for us as a nation.
“Christmas Day Celebration is not just about eating, drinking and merry, it is time for sober reflection. We must understand what Jesus himself wants us to do at this time of celebration, a lot of lessons and a good time to offer prayers for our country, Nigeria.”
“It is important for us to also understand the need for peaceful coexistence with other faithfuls for societal growth and national development, this is a time to set religion and ethnicity aside, show love to the needy, beginning with our neighbours.”
“For us at SDNON, we will continue to play a fundamental role in the development of our dear nation by supporting policies by individuals, cooperate organizations and government, such that would enable the country to maximize it’s opportunities. Finally, I want to also use this opportunity to felicitate with all our armed forces, especially those at the front line, we are proud of you, thank you for safeguarding the nation. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year in Advance.”