The 2nd edition of Zonal Retreat for Synod Secretaries and Diocesan Statisticians for South East was held at Wesley Methodist Cathedral, Uwani Enugu on Saturday 21st May, 2022. The Archbishop of Enugu Archdiocese, Most Rev. Barr. Chris N. Edeh was physically present to officially declare the retreat open and address the delegates from Dioceses in the South East.
He commended the Conference Headquarters for rolling out the programme and urged participants to take it very seriously and listen attentively so that they could return to their respective Dioceses with requisite knowledge to do the needful. He was accompanied by the Archdiocesan Lay President, Engr. Donatus Ogbodo.
The Conference Director of Research, Documentation & Services, Very Rev. Dr. Godwin C. Onovo and John Efiong of the Department of Computer Science at Wesley University, Ondo anchored the programme which was a hands-on demonstration of the portals developed for the automation of ministers details and MCN Properties in the entire Conference Area, and Membership Directory for all Methodist members.
The Church is seriously buying into the opportunities and benefits of digital technology transformation to enhance planning, strategic deployment of the Church workforce, information sharing, management and corporate productivity. The South South Zone will hold on Saturday 28th May, 2022 at Banham Methodist Cathedral, Port Harcourt.