9 December 2012

Nigeria: South-West/ Lagos CAN, Others Pray for Nigeria

Lagos — Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), South-West/Lagos State Zones and other Christian organizations are embarking on one-day fasting and prophetic prayer programme for Nigeria, holding on Wednesday December 12.

The theme of the programme that will attract a cream of top Christian leaders, is: "O Lord Save Nigeria in Distress."

According to Archbishop Magnus Adeyemi Atilade, Chairman of the CAN South-West Zone, it will hold at Presbyterian Church Yaba, Lagos by 12.00 noon.

Prayer-points include: End of violence, kidnapping, killings, shedding of blood, halting the destruction of churches and soliciting for the "peace of God that passeth all understanding to reign supreme in Nigeria.

Among Christian leader expected are Archbishop George Amu, Southern States CAN chairman and Monsignor B.A. Okodua, Chairman, Lagos State CAN.

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