The United Nations Peace Day Celebration, an annual global event perform in every 21st day of September of the year witnessed a colourful outfits design this year as the International Association of World Peace Advocates presented a peace flag and a Digital video to Apostle David Zilley Aggrey the General Overseer of the Royal House of Grace Church International and the PresIdent of the Christian Association of Nigeria CAN Rivers State Chapter.
The Ceremony also witnessed the induction of two personalities as the Ambassador of Peace of the United Nations by the Association.
The Ceremony took place at the Royal House of Grace Church International in Port Harcourt.
Presenting the peace Flag and a Digital Video to Apostle David Zilley Aggrey, Amb Professor Godwin Obia, the Rivers State Cordinator of the International Association of World Peace Advocates, who described Apostle Aggrey as a true man of God and one who is synonymous with high standard projects disclosed that the association chose his church for the, venue of this year annual world peace day celebration due to his peaceful coordination of the members of his church, his peaceful conduct and enjoined him and his members not to relent in their promotion of peace to receive more blessing from God.
In his remark, Amb. Emmanuel Nkweke the spokesman of the International Association of World Peace advocates disclosed that members of the association was in the Royal House of Grace Church to join their members of the United Nation to mark this year World Peace Day, a Global event initiated by the UN to Celebrate Peace in 21st Day of every year pointing out that over Four Hundred Association of the United Nation, the association chose to celebrate the world peace day in the Royal House of Grace International Church.
Amb. Nkweke, who described the Royal House of Grace Church International as a craft center for peace and success recalled how he led other INEC Officials to seek for prayer in 2011 general elections at the Royal Church International which yielded fruitful outcome after the man of God had prayed for them.
According to him, the prayer did not only ensure peaceful election, but also enthroned Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan a Niger Delta son as the President of Federal Republic of Nigeria
In his words” We believe that if the United Nation is looking for peace the only place to discovered peace is at the Royal House of Grace Church International.
In his response Apostle David Zilley Aggrey expressed delight for the honour done him. Apostle Aggrey who is also the President of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria PFN Rivers State Chapter commended the association for their kind gesture and presentation of the Peace Flag and the Video to him as well as chosen his church for the celebration despite other thousands of churches spread across the states.
Apostle Aggrey who noted that it is only the house of God that can give peace to every individual and association, prayed that the peace of the Lord should be enthroned in the association.
Mean while the International Peace Advocates has inducted Amb. Dominic lrechukwu and Chief Jude Okoro Amb of Peace of the United Nations as well as presented them with certificates and vehicle plate number to Amb. lrechukwu.
Performing the presentation ceremony, Prof. Amb. Godwin Obia who spoke on behalf of the association noted that the association decided to induct them due to their attributes in peace mission enjoined them to extend the peace to their various communities and other part of the nation.
In their separate interview with Journalists Amb. Dominic lrechukwu and Chief Jude Okoro, a business tycoon expressed their profound gratitudes to the members of the international association of the World Peace Advocates for inducting them as Ambassador of Peace assuring that they would not move away from their activities rather would support them to achieve peace in the communities, states, nation and world in general.
Similarly in their separate speeches Amb. Comrade King City Okwele and Amb. Stella Iqut, members of the association who described the ceremony as successful assured maintenance of peace in their domains and enjoined public to always inculcate the habit of peace in their various communities to ensure developments. ###
Emeka Jilly Ejiowhor