Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has declared open, the 46th/11th Biennial Conference of the Methodist Church Nigeria, with the theme “Strive for Peace & Holiness”
Speaking at Wesley Cathedral, Methodist Church Nigeria, 38/46 Park Road, Aba, the Governor described Holiness as great virtue that Christians aught to work towards attaining…
The Governor, who was Happy that Abia State is more secured now than before said the security situation in the State has attracted many conferences including that of the Methodist church Nigeria made monetary donations in support of the conference and announced the donation of bus for the women arm of the church.
Earlier in his address, the Prelate, Methodist Church Nigeria, Most Rev. Samuel Chukwuemeka Kalu Uche said the essence of the theme of the conference was to draw people close to God, stressing that believers must pursue peace and holiness and do the will of God.
The Prelate said there is need for all Christians to pursue peace and holiness and acknowledge God. He used the opportunity to commend the Abia State Governor for his giant strides in Abia, especially in the area of infrastructure.
Most Rev. Uche called urged his members to be ready present themselves for elections and as well as charged the eligible citizens to get registered and obtain their PVC to enable them exercise their franchise. He said what Nigeria needs now is restructuring to true federalism and creation of State Police.
He also urged federal government to take fighting corruption to every side and shun witch-hunting opponents.