As July 18 date for the official launch date of the Audio bible in 18 Nigerian languages draws near, Nollywood stars, singers and other celebrities have thrown their weight behind the novel achievement, produced by God’s Servant David Ogudu, General Overseer, G.O of Christos International Worship Centre, Abuja.
The event is billed to hold at the Congress Hall of the Nicon Hilton, Abuja. The stars that have endorsed the project are Nollywood veteran actors Ejike Asiegbu, Larry Koldsweat and Zach Orji.
Gospel music stars Asu Ekiye, Panam Percy Paul Samsong and Solomon Lange have also openly identified with the project and would be performing live on stage the launch day. Dike Chukwumerije, son of late Senator Chukwumerije would be on call to dish out soul inspiring poems as well as renowned Prof. Herbert Wilson.
From July 18, Nigerians would have the opportunity to listen to bible verses from the book of Mathew to Revelation in Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba, Efik, Ibibio, Gbagi, Gwari, Fulani, Igala and Idoma languages.
Other languages that are in the audio bible include Tiv, Bini, Ijaw, Urhobo, Itsekiri, Igbira, Ogoni and Okrika.
Nollywood star Ejike Asiegbu in a statement congratulated Prophet Ogudu.
Also, Nollywood veteran and pastor Larry Koldsweat on his part was elated to be part of this project that he said would make things easier for people who cannot read the Bible written in English. “All worshipers need to do is listen to bible verses in their own languages. It is really marvelous I would say.”