Paul Obiajunwo, PortHarcourt
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has lauded the leadership of the Methodist Church for always supporting his administration.
This is as the the Primate of the Methodist Church of Cameroon, His Excellency, The Most Rev. Dr Alfred Ayuk Ewube stated that God made Governor Wike a golden Jubilee Governor because he has programmed him to transform the state.
He spoke during a special visit to him by the Primate of the Methodist Church of Cameroon, His Excellency, The Most Rev. Dr Alfred Ayuk Ewube at the Government House, Port Harcourt on Friday.
He was also full of praises for leaders of the Church of different denominations for always praying for the administration.
He approved the request of the Primate of the Methodist Church of Cameroon that the State Ecumenical Centre under construction be named: “Chapel of Everlasting Grace”.
He reiterated that his administration will always partner with the Church because Rivers State is purely a Christian State.
“It is God that has made Rivers State a Christian State. Therefore, we shall always partner with Christian leaders”, Governor Wike said.
Earlier, The Most Rev. Dr Alfred Ayuk Ewube commended Governor Wike for his construction of the Rivers State Ecumenical Centre.
He said: “I am impressed with your several development strides of your government. The projects your government has embarked upon have brought direct benefits to your people.”
He appreciated the harmonious relationship between Rivers people and the Cameroonian community in the state.