Bishop Ikeakor Reechoes Call For Restructuring, Constitutional Amendment

Bishop Ikeakor Reechoes Call For Restructuring, Constitutional Amendment

TDPel NewsThe Bishop Anglican Diocese of Amichi, Right. Reverend Ephraim Ikeakor has called on the Federal government to see the need for critical Restructuring of Nigeria and holistic Constitutional Amendment  for a peaceful and stable nation.

Bishop Ikeakor made the call while presenting the Bishop’s charge during the first session of the 5th synod of the Diocese held at St Andrew’s Anglican Church Ebenator, Nnewi South L.G.A.
Staff reporter Njideka Okoye was there and reports that Bishop Ikeakor stated that the spate of killings, bloodletting,  crime and criminality, as well as  destruction of lives and property by Funali herdsmen   calls for critical, practical and sustainable action  to curb the menace.

The meeting outlined some of the achievements and programmes of the Diocese to include, reinvigoration of the Diocesan integrated farm , functional feed mill, installation of full Solar Panel at the Secretariat, building of massive edifice at the Diocesan School of Midwifery to fully take off by October, November this year, building  of new structures at Master’s Vessel Seminary Osumenyi and remarkable  performance of Holy Child Convent Amichi to mention but a few.

Bishop Ikeakor commended Governor Willie Obiano for providing a Cargo and Passenger International airport for Ndi Anambra, urging him to make the airport fully functional in no distant time.

Speaking at the synod, the Archbishop of the Province of the Niger, Most Reverend Dr. Alexander Ibezim commended Bishop Ikeakor and his wife  Nkem for the rapid growth and development of the Diocese, urging people to embrace the Diocesan theme and the synod theme in a time like this.

The Bishop Diocese of Nnewi, Rt. Reverend Ndubisi Obi commended  Bishop Ikeakor for assessment debt cancellation of three  million naira for all the churches in the Diocese and housing support scheme of one million naira each to five clergymen in the Diocese and boarding fee scholarship for clergy children, noting   that the theme of the synod is significant to true Christianity in a challenging society like this

For a former Anambra Commissioner for Lands and an indigene of Amichi, Barrister  Okoli-Akilka,
Bishop Ikeakor has made the Diocese a standard in both spiritual, agricultural, educational, infrastructural, health aspects as well as welfare of the church workers while the chairman Diocesan Synod Planning Committee, Venerable. Chika Mbaeyi thanked God for the success of the synod.

The synod which has its theme as “Crossless Christianity,a Contradiction of the Mandatory Demand of True Discipleship” featured presentations  to Bishop Ikeakor.