January 28, 2023

Plateau Speaker Felicitates with new Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese.

The Speaker of Plateau State House of Assembly, Hon Abok Ayuba, has felicitated with the newly appointed Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese, Very Rev.Father David Ajang by his holiness Pope Francis.

The Speaker in a congratulatory message to the new Bishop by his Chief Press Secretary Bulus Atang, described Fr Ajang ‘s appointment as a higher calling to divine duty which follows his impeccable track record of service in the Lord’s vineyard.

Abok noted that the new Bishop designate has tremendously contributed to the promotion of peace, interfaith dialogue and mutual understanding among people of different faith, where he consistently availed his wealth of wisdom and experience, especially during difficult moments.

The Speaker also joined Catholic faithfuls in praying to God for the new Bishop to succeed and to see the Church accomplish great things for the prosperity of the nation.

He equally prayed God to grant him good health and wisdom as he begins a new phase of ministry of the spiritual life of Christians under his pastoral care.