The cards were used as a
“point of contact” to pray for peace.
Bishop Oyedepo asked the congregation to pray that God’s will be done at all levels of the polls.
He prayed for wisdom for those in charge of the election, particularly officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
At many of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) branches in Lagos, prayers were said for the elections. One of the pastors, who declined to be named, urged the members to be conversant with the electoral laws before, during and after the elections, while he also urged them to get their PVCs.
Former vice presidential candidate of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) and the founder of Latter Rain Assembly (LRA), Pastor Tunde Bakare, prayed for the success of the election.
He said: “May God Almighty ensure that Nigeria wins; may neither of the gladiators win, if the price we must pay for winning an election is losing the nation.”