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CAN holds prayer for peaceful elections

No fewer than 3,000 Christians in Kaduna on Sunday held a prayer rally for the country and peace during the upcoming general elections.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

CAN: Poor performance of security agencies fuelling killings

According to him, the President should not be satisfied with the security agencies’ poor performance and the attendant problems that have led to the avoidable loss of lives and property.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

Killings: CAN urges Nigerians not to relent in prayers

The Christians Association of Nigeria (CAN) has reiterated its call on Nigerians not to relent in their prayers for the leaders and peace of the country.
Christian Association of Nigeria | CAN

Ekiti guber: CAN warns security agencies, INEC against rigging

Christians Association of Nigeria (CAN), Ekiti chapter, has appealed to the police and other security agencies, as well as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), not to subvert the people’s will during the July 14 governorship election in the state.

Senator Saraki inaugurates pilgrimage committee

As part of move to consolidate its base ahead of 2019 elections, the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, at the weekend inaugurated a 10-man committee on Muslim and Christian pilgrimages.

INEC warns ex-VP Atiku Abubakar, Governor Bindow over campaign billboards

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned Atiku Abubakar and Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow against campaign billboards, saying that their actions have contravened the electoral Act.
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CAN youths want Fulani militants tagged as terrorists

President of the Youth Wing of the Christians Association of Nigeria, YOWICAN, Engr Daniel Kadzai, has again called on the government to tag the Fulani militants killing people with impunity in the country as terrorists.

CAN youths caution VP Yemi Osinbajo, Speaker Dogara, others over killings of Christians

The Youth Wing of Christians Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN) has expressed disappointment with Christian political office holders in the country over their continuous silence on mass killings of Christians across the country by in what it described as “organised operations by Fulani herdsmen”.

[email protected]: Let’s unite to build a prosperous nation – Akeredolu

As Nigeria marked its 57th independence on Sunday, Ondo State governor, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), has stressed the need by the citizens to cast aside divisive tendencies and acrimonious predilections with the sole aim of building a nation with shared destiny.

CAN President faults ongoing ASUU strike

As the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) continued with its strike action, the president of the Christians Association of Nigeria (CAN), Dr Samson Ayokunle, on Wednesday, warned parties to the crisis against playing with the future of the students and the country.

Minister advises youths against anti-social behaviours

The Minister of Youths and Sports, Mr Solomon Dalung, has advised youths to shun all forms of anti-social behaviour and cultivate peace and discipline, being the bedrock of a successful society.

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One dies of Lassa fever in Ogun

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Iwo monarch laments failure of Yoruba language

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba AbdulRasheed Akanbi, Saturday lamented the failure of Yoruba language to evolve with the current trends and assert its identity among respectable languages in the world.
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