Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has called on Nigerians to pray and also work with resolve to remove all obstacles to peaceful coexistence, under development and productivity in the country.
Governor Lalong was speaking on Friday during the monthly prayer and fasting session held at the Government House Chapel, Rayfield, Jos the state capital.
Lalong acknowledged that Nigeria is facing challenges of insecurity, unemployment, illiteracy among others.
He, however, expressed that there is no need to despair because tough times do not last forever.
He said his experience as Governor of Plateau State in the past six years has proved that it is possible to turn around a bad situation into a better one when there is purposeful leadership that mobilises people across different divides.