The President of United Apostolic Church of Christ Worldwide, James Owoyemi, has charged the resident of Ekiti to shun violence but embrace peace in the ongoing gubernatorial election in the state.
The Ikere Ekiti-born UACC leader cleric, who prayed for peaceful polls and the emergence of a person after the heart of God as the next governor, implored the people not to surrender themselves as the devil's tool.
to be focused on the development of Ekiti and let that manifest in their decision.
He said, “We appeal to our people to be calm and do things the way it should be. Why should you surrender yourself as a tool in the hand of the devil?
“There is going to be a change of power and somebody is luring you into violence, don’t allow that! We appeal to our people to stay calm. Embrace peace.
“We have prayed, it's part of our prayers that there should be peace in Ekiti and this transition will go smoothly by the grace of God.”