The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar, and the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Most Rev. Daniel Okoh, have every acknowledged that clerics gained’t let any politician preserve the nation hostage in 2023.
This is whatever the Methodist Prelate, Dr. Samuel Kanu-Uche, insisting that the nation will preserve unity and improvement if the federal authorities works in collaboration with religious groups.
They made the remarks whereas addressing a valedictory dinner in Abuja in honor of the fast earlier CAN president, Rev. Samson Ayokunle.
The Sultan, whereas advising every Christian and Muslim clergy to be welcoming to any political office aspirants who want their help, moreover challenged them to accurately interrogate their nation’s enchancment targets.
“As you are aware, the period for political campaigning will shortly begin,” he remarked. Politicians and candidates for political office will come to solicit our votes. We ought to take care of kids kindly and practice them to be merely and concern God in all that they do.
“We must not blame others and allow anyone to hold our country hostage.” We know politicians will come to you, to us, and to all people else, promising points they can’t ship.
“Let’s put it to them. If someone says they’re going to accomplish something, ask them, “How are you going to do it?”
For the good of the nation, the CAN President, Most Rev. Daniel Okoh, acknowledged in his speech that Christian clerics will proceed to talk with their Muslim counterparts.
Previously, in his presentation titled “Reflections on Christianity and Nigeria,” Methodist bishop Kanu-Uche acknowledged that the proper relationship between religious organizations and the state should be such that the welfare desires of the people are handled from all sides.
He went on to say that, given the federal authorities’s vitality and the necessity to sustain an accurate relationship with religious organizations, the Church ought to proceed to make sure that her engagement by the use of her members continues and that she engages and negotiates with authorities. “The Church must continue to guarantee that she has a major seat at the power table,” he talked about.
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