Yenagoa_____ A renowned Bayelsa born gospel preacher and the founder/General Overseer (G.O.) Altar of Fire lnt’l Church, Evang (Dr.) Samuel Audu Elaweremi has give thanks to God for spearing his life from the hands of kidnappers, saying God is wonderful and is worthy to be praise at all times over His protection upon the lives of His children.
Dr. Elaweremi also appreciated the executive governor of Bayelsa State, His Excellency, Sen. Douye Diri, the former governor of Bayelsa State and now a serving senator, His Excellency, Sen. Seriakede Dickson, the incumbent Deputy governor, Sen Barr. Lawrence Erhujakpor as well as the Nigeria police force and other security agencies for their efforts to ensure his unconditional released from the gang of kidnappers.
The thanksgiving Service which took place at Altar of Fire lnt’l Church Headquarters, Yenagoa on Sunday December 20th, 2020 attracted many dignitaries from far and near to celebrate with the Elaweremi’s family.
It would be recalled that, Dr. Elaweremi was kidnapped on Saturday 25th July, 2020 at his residence in Yenagoa by suspected kidnappers and he was whisked away through Sagbama creeks to an unknown destination. He was miraculously released on the 8th of August, 2020 after spending two weeks in the kidnappers den.
However, Dr. Elaweremi further extends his heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to the Yeide Family of Peretoru, Elaweremi family of Ayakoromo, Pondi family of Sokebulor and other well wishers for their effort and prayers to ensure his freedom. He pray God to reward them abundantly in their life endeavors, the statement adds.