Plateau State

11 Villages Attacked In Fresh Herdsmen Violence – CAN Calls On Global Community For Plateau State

86 persons have been killed in the attacks on about 11 communities in the Gashish District of Plateau state. over the weekend, by suspected Fulani herdsmen. The Police Command in Plateau State had earlier on Sunday confirmed the attacks, saying…

CAN Warns Government Against Execution Of Christian Youths Who Killed Herdsmen

SelahAfrik brought the news to you about 5 Christian youths sentenced to death by hanging for killing some herdsmen in Adamawa state. Now the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has asked the Federal Government to caution the Adamawa State government…

CAN Condemns Compulsory Use Of Arabic Language In Recent Police Recruitment Test

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) calls out the Nigeria Police Force  for making Arabic language compulsory for Muslims and Christians alike during their just concluded recruitment examination into the force. In a statement released by  President of CAN, Rev. (Dr.) Samson Ayokunle, he suggested…

CAN Commends Trump

CAN Commends Trump’s Warning To Buhari On Killing Of Christians

– CAN commends Trump for warning Buhari against the persistent killing of ChristiansThe Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has commended US President, Donald Trump for condemning killing of Christians in Nigeria. During a joint press conference with President Muhammadu Buhari…

CAN Reacts As Taraba State Chairman Dies In Auto Crash

The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Samson Ayokunle, has reacted to the death of Taraba state CAN Chairman, Ben Ubeh, who died in an auto crash along Zing-Yola road. According to a statement signed by Adebayo Oladeji, his…

Dapchi School Girls

CAN Dissatisfied With Manner “Dapchi School Girls” Abduction Is Being Handled

– FG confirms abduction of 110 Dapchi school girls Following the recent abduction of 110 girls of Government Secondary School, Dapchi, Yobe State,  Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, in the 19 Northern states and Abuja, have expressed sadness and dissatisfaction on…

Catholic Church Returns To CAN Five Years After Exit

5 years after walking out of the national Christian Umbrella body over certain differences, the Catholic Church, under the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN), has returned to the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) . The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria…

Fulani Herdsmen Killings

CAN Breaks Silence On Fulani Herdsmen Killings – Presidency Responds

Pertaining to the recent Fulani herdsmen killings, the Nigerian presidency has reacted to the claims by the General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Musa Asake, accusing President Muhammadu Buhari of bias in his handling of attacks across…

Pastor Adeboye, Bishop Oyedepo & CAN Demand Nigeria Leave International Islamic Organisations

CAN, Bishop Oyedepo, Pastor Adeboye and other christian leaders in Nigeria have moved to advise the Federal Government to remove itself from all international Islamic organisations. News gathered as also pointed they also used the platform to discuss many other…