Former President, Goodluck Jonathan has called on Nigerians to use 2020 to prioritise the imperative of promoting peace, justice and love, this way, the country can become a fortress of hope where citizens flourish in joy and liberty.
He made this known while sending his 2020 New Year Message to Nigerians on his social media platform on Wednesday.
According to him “This Year, let’s prioritize the imperative of promoting peace, justice and love. This way, Nigeria can become a fortress of hope where citizens flourish in joy and liberty.
“As citizens of a great nation, we must never be weary of working together towards building peace and entrenching justice in all spheres of our society”, he said.
He said 2020 comes with fresh opportunities, and new rays of hope, for the nation and as individuals. “No matter how bitter and tragic our experiences and stories were last year, let’s live and act in faith to God and be resolute in our love for our country Nigeria.
“As we celebrate this New Year, let us show gratitude to the gallant officers who have remained committed to maintaining peace and defending our land. I pay special tribute to all those who lost their lives last year in the line of duty”, he added.
He said it is a thing of joy for the nation who have survived until this time as one indivisible entity despite many national challenges.