Catholic Bishop, Dr Callistus Onaga, commends Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his conducting of a credible governorship primary election for the Peoples Democratic Party in Kogi State
The Catholic Bishop of Enugu Diocese, Most Rev. Callistus Onaga has commended Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for conducting a credible and exemplary governorship primary election for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State earlier feared to be violenceprone.
The Bishop represented by the Cathedral Administrator, Rev. Fr. John Nwafor, in a homily during a mass to mark the 55th anniversary of Nigeria, called on all Nigerians to emulate the governor’s exemplary maintenance of rules and regulations in conduct of elections in the country to avoid violence.
He noted that after the primary election that the contenders in the election in Kogi state accepted the result and became more united as a result of the transparent manner it as conducted.
The governor who read the first lesson in the church service thereafter attended the 40th anniversary of the Methodist Church in Enugu, where he called on all churches to continue pray for leaders in the country for good governance and peace to ensure service delivery.
He assured that his administration would continue to identify with churches to discharge their duties.
At the Methodist Church event, Rev. Uma Ukpai commended Governor Ugwuanyi for his good governance in the state.
– Amah Baldwin, Enugu