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National breakfast prayers set for Abuja

16 October 2014, 08:03Augustine Osayande

Abuja - Different religious movements will next week Thursday converge in Abuja to pray for peace in the country.

Chairman of the Publicity Committee, Senator Eta Enag, confirmed the sessions will be held at the International Conference Centre under the auspices of the National Breakfast Prayers.

Enag said the Senate President, David Mark, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, would be the chief hosts of the event that  President Goodluck Jonathan is scheduled to attend.

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Other dignitaries expected at the event are State Governors, Speakers of State Houses of Assembly, Ministers and top government officials.

The National Breakfast Prayers started in 2010 and are an annual event that is organized by the National Assembly to seek divine intervention in the face of rising social challenges.

The event is an inter-faith initiative and invites mostly Christians and Moslems and other religions to participate.

- CAJ News

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