Owerri capital city of Imo State was engulfed with heavenly blessings on Friday, as State chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, organized a one-day prayer event tagged “Imo Prays” themed “In such a time as this!”.
Celebrated Nigerian gospel singers like Chioma Jesus, Mercy Chinwo, Felix Ndukwe, and others were on ground to thrill mammoth crowd of Imolites who gathered to dance for the return of peace in the State.
Addressing the mammoth crowd gathered at Heroes Square Owerri, Gov. Hope Uzodimma stated that during the security situation in the State he cried to God to heal the land and preached peace cause the only way development can come is when there is an enabling peaceful environment.
“I want to thank my brothers and sisters who have joined us to pray, who have joined the resilient, since this contrived security situation in our State I have always preached peace because the only way we can develop the State is if we have the enabling environment, and no environment would be enabling if there is no peace”. He opined.
The Governor thanked all anointed men of God and Imolites who came out to praise and worship God for all the things He has done for the State, while reiterating that his Administration will leave impactful footprints in Imo State.
According to Uzodinma, “I may not be the richest man in Imo State, but I have not come to take your money, I have not come to take your land, but I have come to create an atmosphere that would make the world see the heritage in Imo State”.
Earlier in his address National President of CAN Rev. Supo Ayokunle, said that the coming of Gov. Hope Uzodimma is divine in Imo State, stressed that he will never be subdued because God Almighty ordained him to lead Imolites.
Imo Governor and Statesmen Gather in Thanksgiving to God For Security Restored to The State