Christian leaders calls for return of peace

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Christian leaders in Nigeria have expressed deep concern over the worsening security situation and promised to sustain prayers for the return of peace and security to all parts of the country.

Nigerian Christian Elders’ Forum led by the President, Church of Christ in Nations, COCIN, who also doubles as President, Nigeria Evangelical Fellowship, NEF, Professor Dachollom Datiri disclosed this on Wednesday at the Benue Peoples House Makurdi during a courtesy call on Governor Samuel Ortom.

He said Benue would remain victorious and Nigeria would come out of the woods, stressing that the solidarity visit was to identify with the Governor and Benue people on what the state is going through.

Responding, Governor Samuel Ortom acknowledged the firm support of the Church to the fight against injustice, impunity and lawlessness in the country, stressing that true friends manifest in times of distress.