Pastor Paul Adefarasin is a man of unquantifiable ecumenical qualities. He has made himself known in the committee of religiosity via his vehement and outpouring of ministrations. Recently, the threat of insecurity posed by militant Islamic sect, Boko Haram is the main reason Pastor Paul Adefarasin of his popular ministry; House on the Rock opted to stage this year’s edition of “The Experience” indoor. The project is a musical evangelism initiative of House on The Rock that attracts performances and visits from different parts of the world. It would be recalled that this year’s edition held at the Expo Hall of the New Eko Hotel on Friday, December 02 2011, against its normal Tafawa Balewa Square (TBS). It held between 5p.m and 1 a.m. The show usually enjoys massive attendance that results in mammoth crowd, a development that makes it ‘a prime target for Boko Haram attack’. The Islamic extremist group has been staging attacks on government facilities and gathering with tendency to incur huge damage. Security experts however advised Pastor Adefarasin from giving the group ‘a tempting target’ by doing the norm. Event after he heeded the advice, the ministry went ahead to put improve security parameters to forestall anything untoward at the off-security risk venue. A collage of security personnel and bomb disposal unit was put on guard at the place, and throughout the event lives and properties were kept safe.
– CHRISTIAN OZURUIGBO