The Nasarawa State Police Command has reportedly deployed scores of security operatives around a sign of a cross which appeared some days ago about five feet away from the Assakio Central Mosque in the Assakio development area of Lafia LGA of the state in a bid to prevent any crisis that the cross’ presence might generate.
According to a reports gathered online, the appearance of a crucifix (cross) - which is the considered the symbol of Christianity - in the vicinity of the mosque left the people in awe as it illuminated on the ground close to the mosque.
It was gathered that the venue has attracted Christians from far and wide, as thousands of people, from the area and neighboring places, including the sick, have thronged the venue, where they pray for forgiveness and healing.
A resident of the area identified as Hajara Hussaini, confirmed that she was the first to see the light in the shape of a cross on Wednesday, September 28 when her mother sent her on errand. Her mother, Matan Liman also confirmed the strange appearance and said her daughter was gripped in fear when she returned.
Punch Metro reported that the Nasarawa State Commissioner of Police, Abubakar Bello, who visited the scene of the incident, dropped the hint in an interview with a correspondent that some operatives of the police will be sent to scene to prevent chaos, maintain law and order as he described it as the catalyst for rapid development.
Also speaking, the paramount ruler of Assakio, His Royal Highness, Osula Inarigu, urged his people to embrace one another, irrespective of their religious disposition.
The Makungujin Assakio, Sabo Atoshi who spoke on behalf of the traditional ruler, explained that the appearance of the cross is a sign of good things to happen to the people of Assakio.
However, a correspondent who visited the area, observed that the image of the cross is gradually fading off. SHARE YOUR STORY WITH US VIA EMAIL: INFO@247NIGERIANEWSUPDATE.CO RECEIVE NEWS VIA OUR WHATSAPP, KINDLY TEXT +234 701 056 0394 TO ADD YOU CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR NEWS UPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON TWITTER FOR INSTANT NEWS UPDATE: @247NGNEWSUPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN MILLIONS AROUND THE GLOBE TO READ NEWS ON OUR FACEBOOK FAN PAGE FOR INSTANT UPDATES ON INSTAGRAM CLICK HERE RECEIVE INSTANT NEWS UPDATE VIA OUR BBM BROADCAST: D3EDEFDF PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>