By Titus Atondu, Makurdi
The former first lady of Benue State Arc. Deaconess Dooshima Yemisi Suswam has called on Benue Youth to at all times remain good ambassadors of Christ.
Mrs. Suswam also challenged Benue Youth to imbibe the spirit of been closer to God and by doing so their prosperity become inevitable and they would become the light of the world.
Mrs. Suswam made the challenge while fielding questions from newsmen shortly after the Benue Youth in Prayer (BEYIP), Anniversary/Thanksgiving with the theme: Praise the Lord at the Chapel of Grace, Government House Makurdi.
She urged Youth not to be interested in the other side of the divide of social vices like cultism, drugs abuse, armed banditry, kidnapping, armed robbery among others as negative consequences awaits Youth that are found wanting in this regard.
“As a mother and the former first lady I have been praying and will continue to pray for the well-being of Benue Youth and the triumphant success of Benue Youth remains my joy and happiness.
“Today is the celebration of the 3rd year Anniversary/ Thanksgiving of Benue Youth in Prayer (BEYIP), the first lady Benue State Dr. Eunice Ortom has extended invitation to me and have honoured to be here so that we can join the youth in Prayers and as well pray for them,” Yemisi stated.
Nigerian NewsDirect reports that Highlights of the BEYIP 3 years Anniversary and 36 Convocation we’re as follows; Praise and Worship, Benue first lady’s Dr. Eunice Ortom speech and Unveiling of the Vision banner.
First Prayer session was done for the Guidance and Protection for the first family, Executive Council and the Administration in General, second Prayer session was done for Nigeria and Benue State in particular while the third Prayer was done for the Youth.