CAN Visits Osinbajo, Demands Five-point Agenda
The Christan Association of Nigeria (CAN) pay a visit to the Vice President, Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, the courtesy visit was led by its President, His Eminence, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo A Ayokunle in which five-point agenda were demanded.
During the visit, CAN president, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo A Ayokunle speaks at the presidential Villa, He said:
The leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria, the umbrella body for all Christian churches in Nigeria is here today to pay you a goodwill visit and to pray for the speedy recovery of the President of our nation, President Muhammadu Buhari so that he might be able to come back home and continue with his leadership responsibilities of this country to the good of all. It is our prayer that there would be miraculous intervention in his healing and all praises shall be to God.
“This is our sacred duty as fellow human beings who can also fall sick and as Christians who value so much the life of all living creatures, especially human beings.
“On the other hand, we want to commend your Excellency for doing your best to see that no vacuum is created by the team left behind by the President in the governance of the nation. We are watching the dexterity with which you are leading others to carry out government business with sense of admiration and thanks to God. We commend your submission to your principal and your humility in service. May God cause every grace to abound towards you so that you might be able to hold fort better each day until the President returns in the name of Jesus. Please be assured of our prayers always.”
Their demands were handed over to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at a closed door meeting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday.
The five demands, which were obtained on Thursday night include
1. Change obnoxious curriculum that demands students study Islamic Arabic Studies
2. Arrest and prosecute murderous herdsmen
3. Arrest and prosecute those who called for the expulsion of Igbos
4. Turn our youths into Entrepreneurs
5. Stop kidnapping on our roads.