By Charles Nwaoguji
The St. Peter/Ibidoja Electronics & Allied Dealers Association (SPIEADA) has held end of year prayer and party.
The Executive Chairman of the Association, Chief Victor Onyido called on the market members to pray for peace and unity of Alaba International Market, especially SPIEADA section as this is the only to attract customers to the market.
Onyido, who stated this at the end year party organized by SPIEADA, held recently in the market, said without peace and unity no mean full progress would achieved.
He said that, he has fulfilled all his campaign promises to the people, since he took over the leadership of the market.
He explained that he has promised to make sure, prayer will be held every three months in the market, whereby every shop will remain closed till after the prayer programme.
He further stated that the issue of bad boys activities in the area will be brought down, which has been achieved, people can now move freely in the market to transact their businesses.
“I have promised that I will do my best to provide some facilities in the market, today as I’m talking to you now, we have constructed a drainage system at Ibidoja worth N1 million,” he said.
He noted that planning is on the way to construct more drainage system and convert in the area which is targeted at N2.5 million by next year, 2019.
He stated that the construction of the convert and drainage system became necessary in order to control flood in the area during raining season.
On the issue of welfare of the members, he stressed that by 2019, he will try to make sure the interest of each members are taken off.
Speaking on a message with tagged: “Total Victory” the Man of God, Evangelist Udoka Chukwukwue said that for anyone to have total victory, such person must have both physical and spiritual victory.
The prayer that is held three times in a year with different Men of God invited to minister.
In this year programme, Evangelist Udoka Chukwukwue, was invited as Guest speaker and he spoke on a topic: “Total Victory”
Evang. Chukwukwue said that for anyone to have total victory, such person must have both physical and spiritual victory.
He noted that it is not enough to have physical success only but it is important to have spiritual success.
The Man of God, took his Bible Text from the Psalm chapter 1, verse 1-10, warned that anyone that want to have all round successes and victories must not walk on the way of sinners, nor sit in the seat of the sinners.
He said that those who take counsels from the ungodly person will not have all round victories and successes.
He stated that those who visit evil alters will not have total victory in their lives because it is against the will of God.
“God is interested on those who serve Him, and not those who serves other gods. God wants true worshippers and those who are ready to worship Him in the spirit and the truth, and as well those does His will,” he said.
He advised the people to always seek God for everything that they need, adding that God will always provide for them at all times.
Speaking at the event, the Coordinator of Christian Fellowship at St. Peter/Ibidoja Electronics & Allied Dealers Association (SPIEADA) section, Pastor Donatus Alajemba thanked God for the grace to host this year prayer programme in the market.
Pastor Alajemba said that, this is the third in the series and the last for this year. We are the first section within the market to organized this kind of prayer programme.
“We decided to organized this prayer in order to bring sanity to the market and make our business to boost,” he added.
The Man of God noted that since , the prayer started, it has reduced criminal in the market. The cases of theft has reduced greatly.
He said that the prayer is being organized every last Thursday of the month of every third months to glorified the Name of God.
He stated that it is a programme everybody in the section look forth to see because every live are be touched and businesses are taken to next level.
He said that prayer is about focus and discipline, traits that have great relevance to daily business performance.
“My advise to those in the market is that they should serve God, and do the will of God at all times.
Also, speaking in the same vine, Apostle Oliver Moses said that the market will not rise above its present “challenges” toward realising its goal of being the best electronics market in whole of Africa and the world without prayer.
The Man of God said, “We decided to organized this prayer in order to bring hope to hopeless.”
He noted that since , the prayer started, it has reduced criminal in the market. adding that the issue theft has reduced.
He stated that it is a praer programme everybody look forth to.
“My advise to those in this section is that participant in this programme as this is way to glorify God. Our God is interested in this event , so that alot can turn to Him,” he said.