The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria has faulted the latest name by the Christian Affiliation of Nigeria, CAN, for the discharge of Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, chief of the Islamic Motion of Nigeria and Sambo Dasuki, embattled former Nationwide Safety Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan from detention.
CCFN described the assertion attributed to the CAN President, Rev. Samson Ayokunle as “inhuman and most uncharitable.”
Recall that Ayokunle had through the weekend known as on the Federal Authorities to launch El-Zakzaky and Dasuki from detention.
“Of course, El-Zakzaky, and the former presidential security adviser, Sambo Dasuki, who are in the hands of the federal government are also due for release,” Ayokunle was quoted as saying whereas addressing a press convention in Ogbomoso, Oyo State, on the weekend.
Reacting to Ayokunle’s request, the Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria by means of its president, James Amedu in a press release, known as on the CAN president to tender an unreserved apology to members of the Christian religion in Nigeria, in addition to the generality of the individuals who have in by some means suffered instantly or not directly from the actions of those two people.
The assertion learn: “The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria notes with disappointment; the assertion credited to Rev. (Dr.) Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, President of the Christian Affiliation of Nigeria (CAN), the place he known as for the discharge of the chief of the Islamic Motion in Nigeria, Ibrahim Elzakzaky and the previous Nationwide Safety Adviser, Sambo Dasuki by the federal authorities.
“Whereas it’s little question that the CAN because the umbrella physique of Christians in Nigeria represents the curiosity of Christians in Nigeria, it’s, nonetheless, inexcusable to delve into partisan politics in change for financial beneficial properties as exemplified by Rev. Dr. Samson Olasupo Ayokunle, the president of CAN.
“The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria, would want to educate the CAN president on the necessity to all the time shield the integrity of the Christian Affiliation of Nigeria by placing the curiosity of the tens of millions of Christians in Nigeria above private curiosity.
“It is usually worrisome so as to add that the 2 people in query are standing trial for acts of terrorism and a monetary heist that led to the lack of lives of harmless Nigerians, which has been extensively condemned by one and all in Nigeria. And for the CAN president to name for his or her launch with out recourse to the gravity of the crimes they’ve dedicated is a sign that both Rev. Dr. Samson Olasupo Ayokunle was a beneficiary of the Dasuki loot or he has been co-opted into the plot by Iran to launch El-Zakzaky from detention forcefully.
“The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria needs to state that until Rev. Dr. Samson Olasupo Ayokunle needs to feign ignorance when Boko Haram bombed the St. Theresa Catholic Church Suleja on Christmas day. Is Rev Dr. Samson Olasupo Ayokunle additionally conscious that the Islamic Motion in Nigeria has dedicated varied crimes towards the state and the individuals? Is he additionally conscious that members of the Islamic Motion in Nigeria have on quite a few events killed harmless civilians in addition to navy and law enforcement officials going about their authentic duties?
“The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria can be involved in regards to the involvement of CAN president in corruption and terrorism-related offenses, a lot in order that he brazenly canvassed for his or her launch on the pages of newspapers.
“The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria views such name and the motion of the CAN President as inhuman and most uncharitable and a sign that monies will need to have exchanged palms therefore the egocentric and inglorious request for the discharge of Sambo Dasuki and Ibrahim El-Zakzaky whatever the crimes they’ve dedicated towards humanity.
“The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigerian consequently calls on the CAN president to tender an unreserved apology to members of the Christian religion in Nigeria, in addition to the generality of the individuals who have in by some means suffered instantly or not directly from the actions of those two people, and for the despicable act of insulting our sensibilities on the pages of newspapers.
“The Involved Christian Discussion board of Nigeria may be very a lot involved about how the once-revered Christian physique has been politicized and acquired over with an unlimited sum of monies by some very highly effective parts inside the society.
“The Concerned Christian Forum of Nigeria consequently advises Rev Dr. Samson Olasupo Ayokunle to desist from his evil ways and retrace his steps back to God, and also to stop using the Christian Association of Nigeria for money making the purpose and at the detriment of the interest of the Christian faith in Nigeria.”