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Jonathan declines to say 'amen' to prayer against corruption

28 May 2012, 11:20

Abuja - PREMIUM TIMES reports President Goodluck Jonathan, governors, ministers and top government officials on Sunday failed to demonstrate a public commitment to the fight against corruption.

At the interdenominational church service held at the Ecumenical Centre, Abuja, to commemorate the 2012 National Democracy Day, the guest preacher, Most Reverend Peter Akinola, challenged the congregation to join him in the fight against corruption in the country by committing perpetrators to God.

But the congregation, including the President, who was accompanied by his wife, Patience, the Governor of Bayelsa, Seriake Dickson and Kaduna, Patrick Yakowa, as well as some ministers failed to respond to prayers to take corrupt officials to the 'court of God'.

See details: PREMIUM TIMES


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