CORRECTED: Pastor Adeboye meets El-Rufai, says ‘I know you are tender-hearted’



The General Overseer, Redeem Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye,  says Nigeria will overwhelming victory the battle against insecurity.

made this known when paid a courtesy call on Gov. Nasir El-Rufai at Sir Kashim Ibrahim House on Tuesday Kaduna.

“Victory is around the corner” told the governor and offered prayers for the governor,  Kaduna state and Nigeria.

“I am assuring you that the Almighty God is going to fight for you, is going to fight for Kaduna State, is going to fight for Nigeria,’’ the pastor added.

He described El-Rufai as a tender-hearted man, was misunderstood by many.“I know the kind of person you are, I know you are tender hearted, I know you definitely must be feeling, particularly when the kidnappings are going on, when they begin to kidnap children.’’

Adeboye told the governor not to despair, but to put his trust God at all times.“When God begins to do He alone can do, then the world will see it and they will glorify the name of God, and many people might be criticizing you now, will probably see the other side of the story.’’

In his response, El-Rufai commiserated with the Redeem Family over the recent abduction of some pastors and  parishioners in the state.“We also seek your blessings and prayers, as a great man of God, to assist us with the challenges that we are facing here and the country at large.

“This country needs divine intervention more than at any time in its  .

“We are grateful for your prayers, we are grateful for your blessings, and we will to ask for more”.

El-Rufai described the Redeem Church as a pillar and symbol of Nigeria’s unity “and positive force for peace and progress” in the country. (NAN)