The Chairman of YOWICAN, Enugu State, Chekwube Ani, made the call in a Christmas message in Enugu on Sunday.
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The prayer summit, which was organised in collaboration with the State government, was held on Thursday in Abakaliki.
The charge was given by the Governor of Ebonyi State, Francis Nwifuru, during the inauguration of the newly elected Executives of CAN, Ebonyi State Chapter.
The association made the pledge during a visit to the APC Governorship Candidate, Alh. Ahmed Usman Ododo, saying it is time to reward the good gesture of Governor Yahaya Bello.
As part of plans to create an enabling environment for all faiths to thrive and co-exist peacefully, the Governor of Niger State, Rt. Hon. Umar Mohammed Bago has reaffirmed his administration’s unwavering commitment to justice, fairness and equity within the State equally.
The statement reads in part: “The loss of twelve pastors (Officers), a baby, and a driver in a fatal accident on the same day, near Benin City, Edo State, is a devastating blow to the congregation, the body of Christ in Nigeria, and the nation at large. We stand with the Salvation Army during this very difficult time in prayer, asking that God will comfort them and ease their pain.
It pointed out that the proposal violates sections 10 and 42(3) of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
The secret police had raised the alarm in a statement by its Public Relations Officer, Dr. Peter Afunanya, on Thursday.
CAN said the appointment followed the retirement of the immediate past Scribe, Barr. Joseph Daramola, who has served for 11 years.
The Christian Association of Nigeria disclosed this in a statement on Monday in which it warned against reprisal.
The State’s CAN Chairman, Rev. John Hayab gave the advice in a statement Monday in Kaduna.
According to the credible newspaper, Mbang, Emeritus Prelate of the Methodist Church, died in his sleep on Tuesday
Christian Association of Nigeria, Osun State Chapter has commended the Commissioner of Police in the state, Kehinde Longe for ensuring safety of lives and properties of residents of the state.
The Kaduna State CAN Chairman, Rev. John Joseph Hayab, stated this when he spoke with newsmen on Monday.
The message, addressed to the President, Christian Association of Nigeria, was released on Sunday by the NSCIA.
Speaking during the Iftar/Ramadan Lecture held at his residence in Idi-Oro, Ajala urged residents to live peacefully with one another, saying that the gesture was to promote religious harmony.
A Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday, restrained the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) from suspending or appointing trustees of the Christian Association of Nigeria and the churches.
PDP said that the accusation is not only ridiculous but laughable because the personality of Kefas Agbu will never allow him to engage in such an activity that spells desperation for power. This may have been believable if Kefas was a newbie in Taraba politics or someone who isn’t loved by the people but Kefas Agbu is just that candidate loved by all and sundry.
He spoke during a statewide fasting and prayer service by the Christian Association of Nigeria and widows on Sunday.
They stated this in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria in Jos, Plateau State on Wednesday.