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Bishop Mike Okonkwo: “There is no hope for Nigeria until…”

The General Overseer of the The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM)
has said that Nigeria has no hope until the youths rise to take their

Mike Okonkwo

Bishop Okonkwo stated this on Friday
(August 17, 2012), while addressing the youths that had gathered from
around the world to mark the annual Metathesis (youth convention) at
TREM Headquarters. 
According to him, “the only reason why there is still hope in Nigeria is
because of the youths..without the youths, Nigeria is hopeless”

Photo by Kemi Filani

The Bishop urged youths to be dynamites of postive change, adding that they should strive for excellence in their different fields.

TREM Headquarters

This year’s metathesis tagged ‘Arise’
featured the presiding Bishop of TREM, Bishop Mike Okonkwo and several
other conference
speakers. There was also the word feast, ministrations, break-out
and “interest groups” think-tank sessions.

Tireni Adebayo

Tireni Adebayo is the Editor of Kemi Filani News. She has BSC in Mass Communication from the Redeemer's University and M.A in Mass Communication from the University of Lagos (2014 - 2015) where she majored in Public Relations and Advertising and Digital Media.  When she is not writing, she is either listening to music or reading her favorite books. Tel: +2348000000901 Address: Herbert Macaulay, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria Email:

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