Intending pilgrims from Benue State who were departing for the 2019 Easter Pilgrimage were urged to be good ambassadors of Nigerian while in the Holy Land.
About 350 of them were airlifted for the first batch of 2019 Easter Pilgrimage to the State of Israel. iT was also an occasion when the 2019 Easter Pilgrimage was flagged-off at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, last Sunday,
The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Christian Pilgrim commission (NCPC) Uja Tor charged the pilgrims to “be good ambassadors” embracing good conduct and behaviour in all they do while in the holy land.”
Tor also urged them to believe in Nigeria despite the challenges the nation is passing through.
“Can we give Nigeria an honour, a platform of strength that will be envied by the whole world?” he said