Ebonyi begins 3-day intercessory prayer over death of 2 commissioners



 The Ebonyi Government has begun a three-day intercessory prayer following the death of two in the state.

This contained a statement issued by Mr Francis Nwaze, the Special Assistant to Gov. David , on Media and Publicity on Thursday.

The prayer tagged “God Protect Our Dear State and Leaders’’ being organised in conjunction with the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Ebonyi chapter.

Nwaze quoted the governor as saying that the prayer for the leaders in the state and Nigeria at .

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Fidelis Nweze, Commissioner for Infrastructural Development died at the Turkish Hospital on Tuesday following an auto crash, barely after Mrs Uche Okah, Commissioner of Housing  passed on.

The governor has ordered for autopsy on Nweze.

“We have directed an autopsy on Nweze. We have also directed that the driver and orderly go to the Commissioner of Police and make their statements.

“The two are irreplaceable and I am saying it with all sense of sincerity, they are destiny helpers to me; while we live, let us live well,’’ had stated. (NAN)