The Regional Overseer of The Apostolic Faith Church, Ondo and Ekiti State, Reverend Akinwumi Ajayi has declared that Nigerians must be prayerfully patient with the new administration led by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Reverend Ajayi made this known while addressing newsmen during his visit to the State leadership of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) in preparation for the 60th anniversary of Apostolic Faith Church, Ondo and Ekiti state.
The anniversary ceremony is slated for next week Saturday.
Revd Akinwumi added that “For a change of government like this, that is engaging in policies, that they feel it will benefit the masses, there must be a spot where our shoes will pinch us.
“We have prayed for this nation and we have been praying for this government, now that they are engaging in a particular exercise that may be pinching us, my advice to Nigerians is that way should wait and see”.
“All over the place now, the economy is generally affected because of this petrol, whenever the issue of petrol is talked, it’s as good as touching the soul of everybody, market will rise up, house rent will rise up and do many other things but my advice is that let us wait and see what will be the result, but then, as a church organization, by the special grace of God, we will continue to pray for this government. We should be prayerfully patient for this government”.
“On the 400billion saved on fuel subsidy, I think the money was saved for Nigeria populace, the money will be used to benefit the populace and believing that at a point in time, this money will be used to benefit the masses of this country”.
“Although, corruption has eaten deep into the fabric of this nation.