Religious leaders in Nakuru have urged Kenyans to support the Kenya Kwanza government and elected leaders in delivering on their campaign pledges.
Led by Bishop Naftaly Thuku of AIPCA Nakuru North, the clergy said election mood is over and time is now for Kenyans from all political divide to work together.
Speaking during Sunday service at St.Andrews Ol-Rongai AIPCA in Rongai Parish, Bishop Naftaly called on Kenyans to ensure unity of purpose.
“We need to forget about the past and focus on supporting the current government and elected leaders in delivering on development agenda” he said.
He once again commended Nakuru residents and Kenyans at large for maintaining peace and called on religious leaders to continue praying for Government of the day so that it can deliver in a peaceful environment.
“The religious leaders prayed for peace and we have witnessed it. We now pray that the peace witnessed during elections may prevail” said Bishop Naftaly.
On the new leadership in Nakuru County, he said the church will continue to work closely with the county government.
He noted that the new leadership of governor Susan Kihika should be supported.
According to him, this is the only way to ensure service delivery to the people.
“In Nakuru County we have new leadership of governor Susan Kihika. As a Church we shall support the leadership and ensure the people get development” he said.
Bishop Naftaly Thuku was accompanied by Pastor Wanjuki.
Religious leaders have urged Kenyans to remember the incoming government of William Ruto and his Deputy Rigathi Gachagua in prayers.
The clergy say this is the only way to ensure the duo lead with wisdom from God.
Led by Bishop Naftaly Thuku of AIPCEA Nakuru North, noted that time is now for Kenyans to unite and drive development agenda.
“As a Church, we congratulate Ruto and his Deputy Rigathi Gachagua for the victory. We call on Kenyans to pray for the duo and the incoming government so that they can have wisdom to drive this nation to the next level” said Bishop Naftaly.
Bishop Naftaly was speaking during Sunday service at AIPCEA Solai Parish in Wanyororo,Bahati.
He lauded former Prime Minister Raila Odinga-led team for accepting the court verdict.
Meanwhile, on the move by Narc Kenya Party Leader Martha Karua that she will seek explanation in international Court on what transpired in August 9 polls, Bishop Naftaly said it’s her legal rights.
He was however quick to note that elections are over and leaders should now focus on the development agenda and unity of the country.
“We know Martha Karua has a move to get explanation from international court on how election process was. It is her right but then as leaders we should focus on uniting the country for election process ended with Supreme court verdict” the Bishop stated.