By: Valentine Adese and Alfred Saiki,
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has reiterated that those, who perpetrated the criminal attack on some communities in the state, are being arrested and will be prosecuted.
The Governor urged citizens to use these moments of great trials, as an opportunity to unite and support government efforts at restoration.
The Governor who took time to condole the bereaved over the attack at the Mid-Term Thanksgiving and Prayers for Plateau State organized by The Living Stone Assembly International at Miango road in Jos, also prayed for God’s divine comfort.
In a sermon titled “Be grateful to God” Rev Yakubu Pam, who took his reading from Psalm 18; 1 – 7 admonished Christians not to give up because, the hour of victory is near.
Rev. Yakubu Pam, who is the Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Northern Nigeria, said, “No weapon fashioned against God’s anointed shall prosper.” Adding that, “Plateau State will rise again!”
Earlier in his welcoming address, the host, Bishop Jonas Katung said the present challenges is an opportunity to stand together as one.
Speaking at the service, Hon. David Ombugadu, a House of Representatives Member from Nassarawa State, commended Governor Lalong, for his people oriented policies, as he prayed for the peace of Plateau.
According to a press release from the Plateau state Ministry of Information and Communication, dated 01/07/18, signed by the State’s Commissioner for Information and Communication, Mr. Yakubu Dati, “The highlight of the service was a special prayer for the peace of Plateau.”