Ex-Nigerian Leader Who Oversaw Biafran War, Gowon Leads Prayer Against Insecurity, Others In Nigeria

Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon says that with collective and concerted prayers from all Nigerians irrespective of faith or ethnicity, the nation will win the warfare in opposition to armed banditry, kidnapping and different social ills bedevilling the company existence of the nation.

Gowon made the assertion at a one-day prayer rally to hunt God’s intervention held on the Calvary Life Assembly, Nomansland, Kano.

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Optimistic that Nigeria will overcome the worrisome incapacity confronting it, he urged the Christian devoted to not renege on their religion in God.

“We need God intervention to bail us out of the predicaments facing us as a nation.

“Our gathering in Kano today is an expression of our love and faith in our country Nigeria for God to hear our prayer and heal the land.

“We are bringing before our Lord the myriads of our problems: insecurity, banditry, murders, political, economic and social problems. God, help us find solution to all these problems that have given our country a bad image.

“Lord, hear our sincere confession of our wrongs in the past and present and forgive us as a people and nation. We ask for forgiveness and mercy. Lord, heal our nation and heal us individually and collectively,” Gowon, who’s the chairman and convener of Nigeria Prays, stated.

As Head of State, Gowon presided over the controversial Nigerian Civil War in 1967.

The Civil War is listed as one of many deadliest in trendy historical past, with some accusing Gowon of crimes in opposition to humanity and genocide.

Gowon maintains that he dedicated no wrongdoing throughout the warfare and that his management saved the nation.

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Ex-Nigerian Leader Who Oversaw Biafran War, Gowon Leads Prayer Against Insecurity, Others In Nigeria

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