The Bishop of Ahoada Dioceses, Anglican Communion, Bishop Clement Ekpeye, in Ahoada East Local Government Area, Rivers State, Nigeria. has been honored with a peace keeping award.
This took place yesterday 21th Nov. 2019, when the leadership of Ahoada East students union government led by Hon. Comrade Patrick Olodi, paid him a courtesy visit in his office, Ahoada.
According to EKPEYETV.COM.NG. He said, I Hon. Comrade Patrick Olodi, thank the Lord Bishop for his commitment in peace building and sustaining in Ahoada East Local Government Area and Ekpeye in general, as a spiritual head of the Orashi Region, the Lord Bishop has not shy away from the task of ensuring his people dwell together in peace.
Responding, Lord Bishop Clement Ekpeye expresses joy for the honor giving to him by the students Union, in his words, he said, “it’s a thing of joy finding out that there are people who appreciate our effort in bringing peace in Ahoada East Local Government Area and Ekpeye land at large”, i will continue doing my best to see God’s work move forward in Ahoada Diocese.
Peace building is one of the things our Lord Jesus commanded mankind in the holy scripture to practice, so every man should try as much as he can to leave in peace with his neighbor, he said.
He went further to encourage the students to be good ambassadors of peace in their various Communities, campuses and represent the good people of Ahoada East Local Government Area and Ekpeye as well, wherever they find their selves.
The Lord Bishop prayed that the Almighty God will continue keep Ahoada East and Ekpeye land in peace as he has started it already.
Compiled by Egbe Buduzhi
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