Girls Brigade Nigeria Camps 2,000 Young Girls On Spiritual Discipline By Yakubu Busari, Jos
Over 2,000 Girls brigade of Nigeria in the 19 Northern states have converge in Jos North Local Government Area of Plateau state for their annual spiritual camp training .
A week long camp is an annual event which tends to bring together young girls of the ages of five to eighteen and the aged and enrolled into the brigades to train them physical and spiritual values and groom them to be God fearing children.
The President Northern states, Mrs. Binta Dodo
has decried that activities of Boko Haram in Northern Nigeria also contribute in bringing fears and threat to the body of Christ.
The church embark on education, moral teaching among others for the contribution to peaceful development in Plateau, Middle Belt and Nigeria at large particularly in the North.
Dodo challenged the Youths to cultivate the spirit of moral values that will benefit them and the society, saying without good values, the youths cannot be leaders of tomorrow.
The National president cautioned that Nigeria laws is very weak that cannot enhance the capacity of Youths to contribute to National Development, noting that the youths are the future of tomorrow.
She encourage the youths to be self reliance and to encourage peace values in Plateau.
Mrs Dodo noted that despite the prevailing security situation in the State, the Church have been able to put on ground training for young girls on how to identify enemies and empower them economically and socially for development in the state.
Dodo urged the youths to support the transformation Agenda of President Goodluck Jonathan in combating insurgency in the North East.,adding four states were absence during the camp due to non existence training structure.
COCIN vice President Rev Obed Dashan and ECWA Vice President Rev. John Aina in their separate statements enjoyed the church to unite for the grace of God is sufficient.
We called all believers to remain committed and focus in trial period like this, promising that God will intervene.