Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress Presidential Candidate, has talked in regards to the state of Nigeria.
He has stated Nigeria is at a crucial second the place misguided individuals search to stoke spiritual and ethnic divisions among the many individuals.
Tinubu stated the goal of such actors is an try to destroy social concord and reign violence on the nation.
The previous Lagos state governor, who acknowledged this in a press release to congratulate the newly-elected president of the Christian Affiliation of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Daniel Okoh, urged Nigerians of all faiths to comply with reside in peace and eschew violence and hatred.
“As a nation, we are in a critical moment where misguided and terrible actors attempt to destroy social harmony and reign violence on us all. These awful forces seek to stoke religious and ethnic divisions in hope of pitting Nigerian brother against Nigerian brother. While we may not agree on everything, all well-meaning Nigerians agree that we must live in peace, must respect and honour our diversity and eschew violence and hatred,” he stated.
The APC presidential candidate, who famous that CAN is among the most essential organizations within the nation, that seeks the betterment of the nation, added that the newly elected president of the affiliation will advocate for the advantages of democratic good governance for all Nigerians no matter creed or perception methods.
“CAN is among the most essential organizations within the nation. Not solely does it search the betterment of the Christian group in Nigeria, its ethical power and standing profit all Nigerians as we search to ascertain a simply and compassionate society the place individuals of all faiths and beliefs reside and work collectively in peace and concord.
“We are grateful that CAN as an organization embodies these and other principles that reflect the values and virtues of Christ. We are glad that the new President of CAN, Rev. Okoh, is a humane and kind soul who has dedicated his life to the betterment of his fellow man and is a person who will work with leaders of other faiths and beliefs to anneal the bonds of unity, inter-religious understanding and tolerance while advocating for the benefits of democratic good governance for all Nigerians regardless of creed or belief systems,” he stated.
Tinubu famous that the brand new CAN chief who’s the Common Superintendent of Christ Holy Church is a worthy successor to Rev. Samson Olusupo Ayokunle whose tenure as CAN president was one characterised by distinctive dedication, precept and knowledge.
The APC chief declared that Nigeria can solely anticipate nothing however impressed and enlightened management from Rev. Okoh.
“As Rev. Okoh assumes the mantle of leadership, it is my hope and prayer that his tenure brightens every corner of our country and may he be a shining light to all,” he added.
Rev. Okoh was elected on Monday to succeed the extremely revered Rev. Ayokunle, upon completion of his tenure as head of CAN.