Paul Obiajunwo, PortHarcourt
General Superintendent of Deeper Life Christian Ministry , Pastor William Kumuyi has stated that Rivers State will continue to make progress as God’s grace is taking effect on the state.
Speaking in Port Harcourt on Sunday during the Deeper Christian Life Ministry December Programme titled : “Still Connected in Rivers : An Evening of Freedom and Miracles “, Pastor Kumuyi noted that the state will transit into a new phase of growth.
The programme which had in attendance Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike , his wife, Justice Eberechi Suzzette Nyesom-Wike , Deputy Governor Ipalibo Harry Banigo , Elders, Commissioners and Special Advisers attracted thousands of Christian faithful from across the 23 local government areas of the State .
Pastor Kumuyi said: “We will continue to pray for Rivers State . There will be peace and progress in Rivers State “.
He prayed God to take supernatural actions in Rivers State that will lead to testimonies across the state .
Addressing the Christian faithful , Rivers State Governor , Nyesom Ezenwo Wike said the people of the state need to rejoice because the peace many thought would not reign in Rivers State has been upheld by God.
He said: “We need to rejoice. Those who thought it was impossible to have peace in Rivers State , are now witnesses that God has brought peace to the state.
“To God be the glory, this is the grand finale of this programme in the state for this year. This partnership will continue next year”.
The governor said that the Amnesty Programme was successful because of the prayers of peace that propelled former cultists and militants to wilfully surrender their arms without offer of money .
Highpoint of the programme was a prayer session by Pastor Kumuyi for the December 10 rerun elections in Rivers State .