Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) reacts to El-Rufai’s Muslim domination video (This is the foolishness of our so-called illiterate leaders – the likes of El-Rufai)

  By Francis Ugwu The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has reacted to the statement credited to the former governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai over the controversial Muslim-Muslim ticket. El-Rufai was alleged to have said in a video all over social media that the Muslim-Muslim ticket in the gubernatorial election would be sustained beyond […]

Election result: CAN sends clear message to INEC

By John Owen Nwachukwu The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has reacted to the issues emanating from Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections. The religious body, in a statement on Tuesday, appealed for calm, while demanding responsible action from the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. CAN emphasised that elections are vital for Nigeria as a […]

Pastor Bakare reacts to reports of endorsing Tinubu, speaking against CAN

Pastor Tunde Bakare The General Overseer of Citadel Global Community Church formerly known as Latter Rain Assembly, Lagos, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has refuted claims that he endorsed the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate for 2023 elections, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Bakare who made the rebuttal in a statement debunking insinuations that he was working against […]

CAN speaks on ‘Bishops presence’ at Shettima’s unveiling

By Sodiq Adewale Chocomilo The Christian Association of Nigeria has disassociated itself from Bishops who attended the unveiling of the vice presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Kashim Shettima. According to the association, the Bishops were desperados who went there for themselves. The association also stated that although the presidential candidate of the […]

Pastor’s Killing: Kano CAN Petitions Ganduje, demands Aarest, prosecution of perpetrators

Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano Following the recent killing of Pastor Shuaibu Yohanna by some irate youths of Masu community in Sumaila Local Government Area of Kano State, the state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has petitioned Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, calling for the immediate arrest and prosecution of perpetrators of the dastardly act. […]

Insecurity: Buhari must act fast to save Nigeria from collapse –Leva, Benue CAN Chair

 From Rose Ejembi Makurdi Benue State Chairman of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Reverend Akpen Leva has decried the deteriorating security situation in Nigeria and calls on President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to act fast to rescue the nation from collapse. Leva who is also the Pastor in Charge of NKST, Iyortyer in Makurdi in this interview, […]

Don’t take sides in Israeli-Palestinian conflict, CAN tells Buhari

By Onyebuchi Ezigbo The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari against joining the Arab world in their dispute with Israel. It said Nigeria must stay clear from the ongoing violence in the Middle East and should not take side as advocated by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey because Nigeria is […]

No harm must befall Kukah, CAN warns

• Northern elders caution against religious incitement The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has cautioned those threatening Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah to put a stop to that, urging security agencies to ensure his safety. It observed that the cleric was posted by the Pope to serve in the northern state, noting that […]

CAN to govt officials, politicians: adhere to guidelines

By Gbenga Omokhunu, Abuja Government officials and politicians were on Sunday advised to adhere to the guidelines at all functions, including political campaigns. Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Chapter Rev. Samson Jonah gave the advice while speaking to reporters during an inspection tour of his church by men of the […]

The Splendor of CAMA – By Tochukwu Ezukanma

By Tochukwu Ezukanma | Lagos, Nigeria | September 21, 2020-  In our religionism, our neighborhoods are brimming with churches. Christians throng these churches almost every day of the week: Wednesdays, Thursday, Fridays, and of course, Sundays. There are vigils, morning devotions, evening services, Sunday services, Fellowship meetings, and one revival and crusade after another. In addition, […]


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