It is not enough to declare curfews, deploy military and pay condolence visits, achieving peace in troubled Nigerian communities need some divine intervention.

This is what Bishop David Oyedepo, the President and Founder, Living Faith Church Worldwide believes and paid a one-day apostolic visit to Jos, the Plateau state capital, to this effect

While praying for the restoration of peace in Plateau on Thursday night, Oyedepo said that the state would hence forth enjoy peace.

The service attracted over 6,000 worshipers.

Oyedepo said that Christians must align with the word of God, adding that it had the power to command peace in all facets of life.

The cleric urged Christians to be steadfast in their prayers for the restoration of peace to Plateau and other dark spots in the country.

Making Reference to the Bible, the cleric said, "light is the only authority darkness understands and at the appearance of light, darkness must give way without any form of discussion. "

Oyedepo told the church that instructions and obedience to the word of God were the necessary requirements for lasting peace as contained in 2 Timothy, chapter 3 verses 16.

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