Speaking at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Jubilee World Festival of Word of Life Bible Church, Warri which had “Arise 2015” as its theme, Governor Uduaghan said, no matter the external influence, Nigeria will not break up in 2015.
The Governor noted that Nigerians have resolved to remain united as members of a corporate entity, stressing that Nigerians and all the political parties have decided that they shall not break up.
He commended the President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor and the Word of Life Bible Church for organizing the Annual Jubilee Festival which attracts men of God from different parts of the world, stating that the annual festival has brought blessings to Warri, Delta State and Nigeria.
Governor Uduaghan noted that there has never been a time in the history of this nation that we are where we are today, stressing that fervent prayers should be carried on for this Man of God so as to succeed in what he is doing.
President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor also speaking declared that nothing can break up Nigeria, adding that anybody wishing the break up of the country would not have his desires fulfilled
Pastor Oritsejafor said that the Jubilee Festival would be sustained annually by God’s grace to win souls for Christ and prepare Christians for the years ahead.
Delivering a sermon at the occasion, Bishop Wayne Malcolm who came from London admonished Christians to always know that God keeps promises, stating that there were three levels of spiritual maturity, little children, young men and fathers, signifying different levels of spiritual maturity.
Those who accompanied the Governor to the Service include the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Chief Steve Oru, Member of House of Representatives, Hon. Nicholas Mutu; President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria and a Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State, Chief Solomon Ogba; President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick; traditional rulers; PDP gubernatorial aspirant, Hon. Charles Emetulu; aspirants for different political offices; political appointees, among others.
Delta State Government Press Release
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