Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, has careworn the necessity for Nigerians to carry on to God for resolution to the nation’s challenges.
Ikpeazu mentioned Nigerians ought to look past political equipment to the quite a few challenges confronting the nation.
He made the decision whereas talking on the Abia Day of Fasting and Prayer programme with the theme: “Oh Lord, Heal Our Land”, held on the Michael Okpara Auditorium, Umuahia in commemoration of the 61st Independence Anniversary of Nigeria.
Ikpeazu lamented that Nigeria has discovered herself in a near-hopeless state of affairs, including that, however for God, Nigerians would have little or no hope.
He, nevertheless, thanked God for the grace upon the state, noting that regardless of difficulties, Abia state has witnessed relative peace and safety and has additionally made considerable progress in comparison with different states.
“Anyone who just isn’t anxious in Nigeria at present is both useless or spirituality blind. There may be trigger to fret as a result of it’s a curse in the event you start to really feel that your yesterday is healthier than your at present and that your at present is, maybe, going to be higher than your tomorrow.
“That may be a hopeless state of affairs and I feel that’s the place we’ve discovered ourselves. We now have additionally come right here at present to thank God for having led us up to now and to acknowledge His hand in our affairs, and to say that even though we’re comparatively peaceable right here in Abia, while you see the ominous indicators occurring in neighbouring states, it is usually an indication so that you can be spiritually vigilant”, the governor acknowledged.
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