Adazi Ani (Anaocha
LGA), May 13, 2019 (MOI) Anambra State Government has urged Christians to
preach love and tolerance among different denominations.
Gov. Willie Obiano
said this while addressing the 3rd session of the 11th synod of the Anglican
Diocese of Awka held at St. Jude Anglican Church, Adazi Ani.
Obiano urged them to
utilise the opportunity to avail themselves of good healthcare, through the
Anambra Health Insurance Scheme, so as to ensure better living standards.
He noted that about
60 hospitals including those belonging to missions had been mapped out for the
The synod with theme:
``The Victory That Has Overcome The World Even Our Faith’’, was presided over
by the Anglican Bishop of Awka Diocese Rt. Rev. Alexander Ibezim.
The guest preacher,
Rt. Rev. Jacob Bada of Etsako Anglican Diocese, in a homily urged Christians to
exercise their faith in God as a means of overcoming the world.
He enjoined them to
renew their prayer life and eschew fears of all sorts.
present at the synod include a former governor of Anambra state, Dame Virgy
Etiaba, Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Solo Chukwulobelu and Chief of
Staff to Gov. Obiano, Mr Primus Odili. (MOI)