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Arcbishop Samson Mustapha Calls On Nigerians To Pray For Peace,Unity

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By Ifeoma Ikem

The founder of the Resurrection Praise Ministry Worldwide, Archbishop Samson Benjamin aka “Jehovah Sharp-Sharp, has said that the country’s leadership has not done enough to address the underlying issues of insecurity and disunity in the country.

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In his 60th Independence anniversary message to Nigerians signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Hyacinth Chinweuba, Archbishop Benjamin, acknowledge the need for all to thank God for keeping the country as one despite her numerous challenges, regretted that not enough has been done in practical terms by successive leadership to foster a deep sense of patriotism and oneness amongst the various nationalities that make up country.

He said it will be shameful that 60 years after gaining independence from the British, the country was yet to get its acts together; we still lack the quality leadership needed to guide the country in the path of peaceful coexistence, economic prosperity and security of life and property.

According to him: “We thank God that we are alive to mark the Diamond Jubilee of our country’s independence. We are an independent country still searching for how to become a nation where no one is oppressed, and everyone feels a sense of belonging. In spite of all odds we have survived for 60 years and so we must thank God and praise the resilience of Nigerians.

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However, this year of our Diamond Jubilee has turned out to be one of the most challenging for most Nigerians. We were still battling with the effects of insecurities in the land when COVID-19 struck and made life impossible for those who lost their jobs and sources of livelihood. To make life even more impossible, there was an increase in the rate of VAT only to be followed by the imposition of stamp duty on house rent and Certificates of Occupancy.

The dust raised by that had hardly settled when we were slapped with an increase in electricity tariffs which was followed a couple of weeks later by an increase in the pump price of petrol.

Life is becoming harder and harder for majority of Nigerians and government needs to take radical steps to ease the burdens they are carrying. Everyone, led by Civil Society Organisations and NGOs and the Labour movement, needs to do something in their areas of competences in order to bring the suffering of people home to government. If people must bear the burdens of the day, government must also show good faith by cutting down on the cost of governance.”

The Archbishop also reiterated his call for a major restructuring of the country along the path of true federalism in order to give the various ethnic nationalities a sense of belonging.

The Archbishop continued: “The landmark celebration of 60 years should make us reflect on the reality of our existence as a country. A cursory reflection shows that we are far below where we ought to be if we take into consideration the human and natural resources with which the country is blessed. It would seem that the structure of our country that was distorted with the advent of the military into governance has remained the obstacle to our growth.

Selfishness and lack of regard for common good that covers all the different nationalities that make up our country has made it impossible for us to be the Federal Republic that we were meant to be at independence.

It is necessary to continue to harp on the need to return to the original concept of Nigeria as a Federation that recognises the uniqueness of the federating units and gives each its right to govern aspects of its life while we remain one country, united in our diversities.

The current structure, as many have rightly pointed out, has given too much power to the centre that the states and local governments have been reduced to appendages that go cap in hand to Abuja to seek for their survival from the Federal Government. We must return to a true federalism in order to become the nation that we want to be.”

According to him, agitations for self-determination as being promoted by some groups would continue to grow as long as the nation’s leadership continue to pay lip-service to the genuine needs and desires of the people.

The Archbishop said: “Nigerians are indeed a special breed of people blessed by God. That is why we excel in almost all spheres of human endeavors at the international level. What we need here at home is an enabling environment that would bring out the best in us. As it is, our best is yet to come.”

In conclusion, Archbishop Mustapha Benjamin Samson called on all citizens to pray for our country and her rulers that we may overcome the present challenges and remain a united country where no person is oppressed and all are proud to serve our sovereign Motherland.

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Grace Nation Lekki Midweek Service: When you are ignorance of Spiritual things, Enemies attack …- Dr Chris Okafor

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Grace Nation Lekki Midweek Service: When you are ignorance of Spiritual things, Enemies attack
…- Dr Chris Okafor

Feet is a vital orgasm of the body that gives direction to other part of the body, therefore if the feet is attacked, it causes commotion to the breakthrough of such persons.

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Grace Nation Lekki Midweek Service: When you are ignorance of Spiritual things, Enemies attack
...- Dr Chris Okafor

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Speaking on the Topic important of Feet and Hand washing at the Grace Nation Lekki Midweek Service that took place at the Royal Oak Event centre by elegushi Round about Elegushi Lekki Lagos, the Senior pastor Grace Nation world-wide Popularly known as The Generational Prophet of God Dr Chris Okafor emphasised that the feet is always the main target of the devil, because when the Enemies want to strike persons, the attack his feet.

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The Clergy also remarks that, the Feet which is a vital part of the body, therefore if the feet is attacked, it cause commotion to other part of the body, making breakthrough slow.

The Man of God said it is always important to wash feet’s and hand because they devil is not always strong where there is fire, they survives where is cool, where prayer line is very cool.

The Apostle of altars said washing the Feet with the blood empower the feet’s and hand to receive power and destroyed the power of the devil. Reason why you need feet washing is to ensure the total cleansing from the strong hold of the devil, when feet is washed , it washed away all the Principalities of the devil, the blood disenfrachise the right of the devil, the Generational Prophet of God Dr Chris Okafor remarked.

It was spiritual warfare with the kingdom of darkness at the Lekki Midweek service, God moved in a strange direction to restores the inheritance of the people. Bloodline chain diseases were destroyed, New jobs, financial breakthrough and Restoration of lost Glory were all order of the day. Miracle Babies were also released to awaiting mother’s.

It will be recalled that Dr Chris Okafor Senior Pastor Grace Nation world-wide Popularly known as The Generational Prophet of God remains one of the major Senior Prophet of God across the Globe with the words of God, Accurate Prophecy with Power to demolish the structure of darkness depopulating the kingdom of Darkness, making the kingdom of God popular, his Humanitarian service is second to None, with over 2000 widows he feeds on a monthly basis and over 1500 students under his scholarship scheme for the children of the less privilege in the Society.

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Exposing False Allegations: A Report on the Accusations Against Prophet Melody Adjija of Light Way Ministry

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*Exposing False Allegations: A Report on the Accusations Against Prophet Melody Adjija of Light Way Ministry

 

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In light of recent events involving an individual named Victory, who suffers from mental instability and has been making baseless accusations against a respected religious figure, Prophet Melody Adjija of Light Way Ministry, located on Enerhen Road in Warri, Delta State, it is important to clarify the situation amidst the proliferation of false information, particularly from a social media personality known as Parara News.

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Prophet Melody has taken a proactive stance to address and refute the false allegations directed at him. He has vehemently denied any involvement in the accusations and has initiated legal proceedings to defend his reputation against defamation and libel.

During an interview with journalists, Prophet Melody recounted the circumstances surrounding Victory’s involvement with his ministry. He recalled a time when Victory’s mother ( Mrs Ese) brought him to the church seeking spiritual assistance. Victory, who had a history of seizures and epilepsy, was in poor health and required medical attention. Despite Prophet Melody’s efforts to provide support and guidance, Victory’s condition persisted, leading to strained relations between the family and the church.

Prophet Melody expressed dismay upon receiving messages accusing him of tormenting Victory in his dreams and engaging in inappropriate spiritual practices. He clarified that Victory’s mental health issues were unrelated to any actions on his part and emphasized the importance of not associating his name with Victory’s condition.

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The situation escalated when Victory and his family accused Prophet Melody of engaging in sexual misconduct with Victory both spiritually and physically. Prophet Melody promptly sought legal counsel and cooperated with law enforcement to refute these baseless claims.

Upon investigation, it became apparent that Victory’s foster’s father (Mr Kess) acknowledged his son’s mental health challenges and disavowed the accusations against Prophet Melody.

Additionally, it was discovered that Parara News, known for disseminating false information, had collaborated with some people to instigate the said Victory to fabricate false allegations to bring out false video to tarnishing Prophet Melody’s reputation.

Despite efforts by Victor’s family to reconcile and seek forgiveness, Prophet Melody remains resolute in his pursuit of justice and vindication. It is evident that the allegations against him are part of a concerted effort to undermine his character and destabilize his ministry. And it is obvious that the mother (Mrs Ese) is an accomplice, voluntarily and intentionally wanting to escalate the issue. She knows that the story is a lie, she is in support of the boy in whatever he is doing.

In conclusion, it is imperative to exercise discernment and critical thinking when confronted with sensationalized media narratives. The truth must prevail, and Prophet Melody Adjija deserves fair treatment and the opportunity to defend his integrity against malicious attacks.

 

Exposing False Allegations: A Report on the Accusations Against Prophet Melody Adjija of Light Way Ministry

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I Celebrate With Pastor Paul Tao On Life @ 70

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How do you feel as your mentor, Pastor Paul Tao clocks 70-year on earth? 
Ans: I celebrate his remarkable 70th birthday,  I find myself reflecting on the immense impact he has had, not only on my life but on the entire music scene in our country, he has been a pioneering force, ushering in a generation of exceptional guitarists and musicians, and for that, we owe him a profound debt of gratitude.
From my earliest memories, I was captivated by his  musical productions, his  collaborations with legends like Evangelist J.A. Adelakun (Ayewa) brought forth timeless songs such as “Amona Tete Ma Bo,” which have left an indelible mark on my heart and inspired countless others. His work with Chief Ebenezer Obey further cemented his status as a foundational pillar in our musical heritage. These productions from the 1980s were more than just music; they were a call to many of us, igniting dreams and aspirations. For me, they solidified my resolve to become a guitarist, keyboardist, and music producer.
I Celebrate With Pastor Paul Tao On Life @ 70
Que: How would you linked Pastor Tao’ s guitarist experience with Christendom?
Ans: Pastor Tao preached the gospel with his guitar in ways that resonates as deeply as the most passionate sermons delivered from the pulpit. His melodies are divine symphonies, each note and chord reverberating with the harmony of a thousand angels. It’s no exaggeration to say that his  music is a bridge to celestial wonders, an offering of heavenly sounds.
Que:What inspired  his  mentorship in you?
Ans: I  am profoundly grateful for the role he played in my formative years. His influence spurred me to pursue excellence in every note I played and in every piece I composed. His  mentorship, though perhaps from afar, was a guiding light, leading me to where I am today— (Successful in USA, now based in Germany). A testament to his lasting impact on those fortunate enough to follow his path.
On this special birthday, I wish Pastor Tao all the joy his heart can hold. May his years ahead be filled with the strength of youthfulness  and his  visions manifest into reality. His life has touched not just a handful, but thousands of budding talents across Nigeria and beyond, nurturing a rich legacy of musical brilliance.
As he now embraced the fullness of pastoral work, I see that his  artistry remains as vibrant and meaningful as ever.
At 70, the resonance of his guitar and the prophetic power of his  voice continue to be a source of inspiration and comfort to all who hear them.
This year, we celebrate you, Pastor Paul Tao, for the incredible journey you’ve embarked upon and the many trails you’ve blazed. You are, without a doubt, a monumental figure in our musical landscape, and I am endlessly thankful for the light you’ve shone on our artistic endeavors.
Wishing you a joyous 70th birthday, filled with love, music, and the company of those who cherish you as deeply as I do.
Forever grateful and celebrating you.

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