Friday, 8th June, 2018 was indeed a memorable day for the people of Ilasamaja, it environs and some youths as ‘INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church’, Oke-Afa, Lagos, empowered more than 10,000, drug addicted youths with different vocational tools. The empowerment scheme held at No 28, Kekereowo, Street,Ilasamaja, Lagos. The theme of the event was ‘Nigeria Youth: Our future, do not let drug addiction to run your glory’.
This empowerment and ministration was well attended by both youths who God has used by Primate Babatunde Ayodele to free from bondage of drug addiction and those who are intend and willing to do away with act of drug abuse after initial ministration from the anointed servant of God.
Apart from the empowerment, lectures and ministration were given on the danger associated with act of drug abuse. A renowned criminologist, Dr. Mrs Kemi Omotosho, Pastor Olumide Agbetu and Pastor Charity.
Popular gospel act, Evangelist Bunmi Akinaanu popularly known as Omije Oju mi and Dele Sax also dazzled at the event.
A group known as Ekiti 16 also honoured Primate Ayodele with meritorious award, according to the group head, Johnson Adegboyega, said, Ayodele was honoured due to his immensely contribution to the nation development through his church. However, Primate Ayodele dedicated the award to Oba of Ilasamaja.
Some of the former drug addicted youths also came out to give testimonies how God of INRI freed them from the addiction and how their dashed hope was restored back by God through his servant, Primate Babatunde Ayodele.
The event was rapped up with sharing of vocational tools to the youth by Primate Ayodele.