Posts Tagged ‘Christian Association of Nigeria’

South-West Muslims blame CAN, HURIWA over calls for CJN’s resignation

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 17, 2019
Former Executive Secretary of Muslim Ummah of South-West Nigeria (MUSWEN), Professor Daud Noibi has berated the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) and the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) over their calls for the resignation or removal of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad. HURIWA and CAN, had two days […]

Declare Perpetrators Of Farmers Vs Herdsmen Clashes As Terrorists – CAN

by Breaking Timeson April 30, 2018
The Kano State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, on Sunday, April 30, 2018, condemned in strongest terms the incessant killings going on across the country by alleged herdsmen and urged the Federal Government and security agencies to declare and treat them as terrorists. The state Chairman of CAN, Rev. Adeolu Samuel Adeyemo, […]

CAN appeals to Edo Assembly to reject Edo Nomadic Cattle Rearing/Grazing Agency bill

by Breaking Timeson June 29, 2017
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has appealed to the Edo House of Assembly to reject the bill seeking the establishment of the Edo State Control of Nomadic Cattle Rearing/Grazing Agency into law. Bishop Oyonnude Kure, the Chairman of Edo State chapter of CAN, made the admonition in Benin at a news conference on Wednesday. […]

House on the Rock church Fire is a case of Sabotage – Christian Association of Nigeria

by Breaking Timeson June 27, 2017
The Christian Association of Nigeria has claimed it sus­pects sabotage in the fire incident at the House on the Rock church in Abuja on Sunday. Property worth mil­lions of naira was re­portedly consumed by the inferno that broke out at the church lo­cated on James Wolfe­sen Drive along Airport Road in the Federal Capital Territory. […]

CAN meets Osinbajo, protests exclusion of Christian Religious Knowledge in School Curriculum

by Breaking Timeson June 16, 2017
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in a meeting with Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to protest the inclusion of Islamic Arabic Studies into the secondary school curriculum without providing for Christian Religious Knowledge as a step towards an islamisation agenda. CAN, led by its President, Rev Dr Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, opined that the action could be likened […]

How an ‘Angel’ helped me get US Visa – Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor

by Breaking Timeson March 19, 2017
While acknowledging the ministers including the gospel musicians including Chioma Jesus, Monique, Edi Edwards Et al for their sterling contributions to the success of this year’s DOS convention, immediate past president of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor enjoined the womenfolk not to undermine any opportunity. He narrated how God once used a […]