Rivers State Governor, Chief Barr. Nyesom Wike has called on Christians to continue to intercede for the success of his administration.
Governor Wike stated this at the 13th Easter Convention of the Apostolic Mount Olive Church and Thanksgiving Service in honour of the State Governor, Chief Wike over his victory at the Supreme Court.
Represented by his Deputy, Dr Ipalibo Harry Banigo, Governor Wike lauded the General Overseer of the Church, Prophet David Udo Udo and other clergy men in the State, who prayed and without fear, intimidation obeyed the voice of God by standing for the truth on the Rivers election matters.
He noted that God always speaks through His Servants, stressing that every true prophesy must always come to fulfillment.
“God honours His Word more than anything, so we cannot give Him thanks enough for what He did in our lives, and that of Rivers people on January 27th, 2016”. He asserted.
Governor Wike thanked the General Overseer and the Church for standing by him in prayers during his challenging period at the courts, adding that his administration will continue to support Christians and solicited their continued support towards building a glorious New Rivers State.
Earlier, in an address read by Evangelist Aniedi Inang, on behalf of the General Overseer of Apostolic Mount Olive Church, Prophet David Udo Udo, noted that the church earnestly prayed for the peace, stability and prosperity of Rivers and Akwa Ibom States, ahead of the 2015 Elections and lauded Governor Wike for his achievements especially in road construction, urging him not to be deterred by his detractors.
Highlight of the ceremony was presentation of a meritorious Award on Good Governance to the Rivers State Governor by the Akwa Ibom Peoples Forum.
Press Secretary to the Deputy Governor
Sunday, March 27th, 2016.
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