Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Monday received the the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, at the Government House in Port Harcourt.
Pastor Adeboye said that he was in the state as part of his annual visit to the state to meet with members of the church and pray for the state. According to him, Rivers State has the second largest population of RCCG members in the country.
He offered special prayers for the people of Rivers State and the government of the state.
He prayed that “the Almighty God will let peace reign supreme in this state. There will be progress and development. Whatever little problem we may still have, God will settle them”.
Speaking, Governor Wike declared that prayers of leading Christian leaders have been the sustaining force behind Nigeria. “If not for the prayers of men of God, what would have happened to Nigeria”, he said.
The governor thanked God for the exploits of the General Overseer of RCCG, noting that, he has been a vessel of God used in blessing Nigeria.
He also said that his administration is anchored on God while no step is taken without the government seeking the approval of God.