Apex Igbo Youths group Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) on Tuesday said it is mobilizing 100 groups to pray for the recovery Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State who is currently down with COVID-19.
In a statemement issued by the President, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro and Secretary Mazi Okwu Nnabuike, the group said that the religious groups will intercede with Prayers and other traditional medium of Prayers for the governor and other infected persons in the region.
It also revealed that there is an ongoing 40days fasting and prayers for Governor Okezie ikpeazu led by Igbo Christian Prayer Warriors starting from today 9th June 2020.
“Igbo Youths appeals to all Churches in Igboland to join the Seventh Day Adventists Churches across Nigeria on Wednesday 10th June 2020 on a Special mid week prayers for all Igbo COVID-19 cases.
“Other religious groups like Jewish, Muslim, Traditional and Customary religious practitioners have been mobilised to start offering their prayers, sacrifices and ordinances from 10th June 2020 for all Igbo Coronavirus cases especially Governor Okezie Ikpeazu” the group said.
While wishing the governor quick recovery, the group expressed optimism that God will intervene and save the Igbos from the pandemic.