Nigerian Independence Day Brings Calls for Unity, Prayer
The Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Bala Mohammed, has called on Nigerians to pray for the unity of the country as it celebrates its 54th Independence Anniversary.
The call was contained in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday signed by Mr Muhammad Sule, the Chief Press Secretary to the Minister.
The statement quoted Mohammed as imploring Nigerians to use the occasion to unite for the progress and prosperity of the country.
“Pray for the success of the country’s leadership under President Goodluck Jonathan, for the Almighty to continue to guide, protect and give him the wisdom to steer the affairs of state,” it said.