Ron Kenoly to Dedicate Bayelsa Ecumenical Centre
Popular American gospel singer and multiple award winner, Ron Kenoly, will on today, Tuesday, lead other local and international artistes to Bayelsa State to formally dedicate and commission its 10,000 seater Bayelsa State Ecumenical Center.
The State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, told journalists on Monday that the veteran gospel sensation will also perform at the 2017 Annual thanksgiving of the state scheduled for November 2.
According to Iworiso-Markson, the Bayelsa State government has prepared everything to make both days a huge success.
He reiterated that the General Overseer (Worldwide), Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E. A. Adeboye, will lead other anointed ministers of God to dedicate and commission the magnificent edifice.
A revered man of God, Rev. Dr. Uma Ukpai, would be the guest preacher for the thanksgiving day, which will be preceded by a two-day fasting and prayer.
Iworiso-Markson called on Bayelsans and others who reside in the state to come out en masse and attend both events and added that it will also be beamed live on national and local television stations.
The new 10,000 seater Bayelsa State Ecumenical Center, the biggest and first of its kind in Nigeria was built from scratch to finish by the Restoration Government of Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson.
Among other facilities it has a modern Christian Library, Rosary Store, a Restaurant, Bookshop, a choir gallery, a rotating altar, an archive, prayer rooms and a VIP section in the main auditorium.