Posts Tagged ‘CAN’

Rehabilitation of B/Haram suspects troubling — CAN

by Seun Adeuyion February 20, 2020
The rehabilitation and de-radicalisation of Boko Haram suspects is troubling, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has said. Samson Ayokunle, CAN president, who spoke at a news conference in Abuja to mark the second year of Leah Sharibu’s abduction, also said it is a shame that despite Nigeria’s military forces, the killings in the country have not […]

CAN alleges Regime’s lukewarm attitude fuelling insecurity

by Seun Adeuyion February 10, 2020
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has warned that except the Regime changed its lukewarm attitude towards the problem of insecurity in the country, more youths would join Boko Haram. The National Director of Legal and Public Affairs, CAN, Kwamkur Samuel, expressed the view in an interview with a national daily in Abuja. He was reacting […]

We won’t keep quiet until Nigerians are secure, says CAN president, Ayokunle

by Seun Adeuyion February 9, 2020
President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Dr Olasupo Ayokunle, has said the body will not keep quiet against the killings of Christians in the country until such wicked acts stop. According to him, the Regime needs to rise up to its responsibility of providing adequate security to tackle the spate of insecurity in the country. […]

More youths may join B/Haram – CAN

by Seun Adeuyion February 9, 2020
The Christian Association of Nigeria has warned more youths  “will be ready and willing to join Boko Haram   in the future” if the government fails to tackle the security challenges facing the country. The group cited recent case of a National Youth Service Corps  member abducted by Boko Haram said to have refused to return […]

Regime warns CAN over Dapchi girls comment

by Seun Adeuyion February 6, 2020
The Regime has accused the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) of misleading Nigerians with its claim that it paid ransom for the release of the schoolgirls who were abducted in Dapchi, Yobe state. Boko Haram insurgents had abducted 110 students from Government Girls’ Science and Technical College, Dapchi, in February 2018. However, while five died in captivity, […]

INSURGENCY: CAN tackles Nigerian Ruler’s Muslim casualty ratio, says Ruler living in denial

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 5, 2020
The Chairman of the Kaduna State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Reverend John Hayab has disagreed with Nigerian Ruler’s assertion that 90 percent of those killed by Boko Haram insurgents are Muslims. The Christian leader, lamented that “Instead of accepting the reality of our problems, our leaders prefer to live in denials”. […]