Ahead of the December 10 rerun elections, the Rivers Government has
declared a three-day fasting to seek God’s intervention for peace and
order in the state..
This was made known in a statement released yesterday by the state Commissioner for Information, Austin Tam-George..
According to the commissioner, Governor Nyesom Wike pleaded with
residents and churches in the state to actively participate in the
spiritual exercise which will span between Wednesday, Dec. 7 and Friday,
The statement read:
“The fasting will involve churches and residents of the state; the essence is to seek God’s divine intervention in the election.
“We know that when we seek the face of God, He will cause our state
to have a peaceful rerun election and no principality or power can stand