Lagos State governor, Mr Akinwunmi
Ambode, on Saturday, enjoined Christians to to refrain from acts capable of
breeding division and igniting crisis in the country.
The governor, who spoke at the 2017
Inter-Denominational Divine Service organised by the Christian Association of
Nigeria (CAN), at the Shepherdhill Baptist Church, Obanikoro, Lagos State, said
he was absolutely convinced that the success stories his administration has
recorded so far were made possible by the collective prayers of all Lagosians
and, more importantly, the relatively peaceful atmosphere that has prevailed
within the state over time.
The governor commended the
chairman, executives and entire membership of CAN in Lagos, for sustaining the
initiative which has become a yearly event that brings Christians from
different denominations to pray together.
Earlier, chairman, CAN, Lagos State
Branch, Apostle Alexander Bamgbola, thanked Ambode for finding time to grace
the occasion, noting that it was the first time in the history of the service
that a Lagos State governor of the Christian faith would attend the Programme