- Pastor David Omorinoye says President Muhammadu Buhari’s safe return after 100 days is an indication of God's divine call to deliver Nigeria
- According to the chairman of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), President Buhari was chosen by God to lead
- He also said President Buhari's safe return shows that the prayers of Nigerians have been answered
The chairman of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) in Omu-Aran, Kwara, Pastor David Omorinoye, said on Monday, August 21, that President Muhammadu Buhari’s safe return was an indication of his divine call to deliver the country.
Omorinoye, a former chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Irepodun local government area of the state, stated this during a special prayer for the nation’s socio-economic development in Omu-Aran.
He said the safe return of the president shows that the prayers of Nigerians for his quick recovery have been answered.
The PFN chairman said the Buhari’s zeal and sincerity in governance had made him to be unperturbed despite the criticisms of his medical vacation.
Omorinoye, who is the pastor in charge of Bible Faith Church, Omu-Aran, said President Buhari and other world leaders were human beings chosen by God to lead their various countries.
“They require the support and prayers of the followers to succeed.
“We should try as much as possible to refrain from speaking ill of those at the helm of affairs because they are God’s appointees.
“President Muhammadu Buhari’s safe return should rather unite us as law abiding citizens of this great country to find lasting solution to its numerous challenges,” he said.
Earlier, NAIJ.com reported that Nigerians seem happy to have the president back, while others are not so pleased with the president's broadcast message.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, August 21, addressed the nation at 7am after spending 103 days in London on medical vacation.
In his speech to the nation, the president spoke about the controversial quit notices being issued in different parts of Nigeria and the demand for secession by a part of the country.
Watch video of how Nigerians celebrate Buhari's return on the streets of Abuja: