RIVERS STATE DEPUTY GOVERNOR, DR. IPALIBO HARRY-BANIGO SAYS CHRISTIAN MOTHERS MUST CONTINUE TO PROPAGATE THE GOSPEL OF THE LORD JESUS CHRIST AS THE ONLY BEACON OF HOPE FOR THE COUNTRY.
Written by miebaka ikiriko on March 16, 2021
Rivers State Deputy Governor, Dr. Ipalibo Harry-Banigo says Christian Mothers must continue to propagate the gospel of The Lord Jesus Christ as the only beacon of hope for the country.
Dr. Banigo who stated this during the 2021 Mothering Sunday and Thanksgiving Service at Saint Cyprians Anglican Church in Port Harcourt, said as Christian, mothers and wives, Women must continue to bring peace and unity where there was strife.
According to her, the theme for this year’s celebration which is “Women Awake From Your Slumber” agrees with the motto of the Mothers Union. Encouraging the women further, Dr. Banigo urged them to be strengthened spiritually, Physically and emotionally, to be able to do exploits in the house of God.
The Deputy Governor thanked the Mothers Union for conferring the distinguished mother of the year award on her and expressed the belief that God would also honour them.
Also speaking the former Deputy Governor of the State, Sir Gabriel Toby who congratulated Dr. Banigo for her service to God and humanity thanked the Mothers Union of Saint Cyprians Church for the honour bestowed on her.
Earlier the guest preacher, Hon. Justice Silverline Ireaguniman who spoke on the theme “Women Awake From Your Slumber” said the woman was created to help the man to carry out God’s work.