The General Overseer of the The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM)
has said that Nigeria has no hope until the youths rise to take their
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
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.
This year’s metathesis tagged ‘Arise’
featured the presiding Bishop of TREM, Bishop Mike Okonkwo and several
speakers. There was also the word feast, ministrations, break-out
and “interest groups” think-tank sessions.