News Express banner Camano banner
CAN launches war against Boko Haram, declares day of fasting and prayers

By News Express on 24/04/2014

Views: 1,982


The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has declared Friday, April 25, as a day of fasting and prayer for peace, unity and progress of Nigeria.

The association in a statement signed by the National President, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor and released in Abuja, decried the high spate of bombing and general insecurity in the nation, opining that only supplication to God that can salvage the country.

Oristejafor urged Christians to particularly use Friday to pray against Boko Haram and for God to expose them and their sponsors.

He also urged Nigerians to pray for the quick recovery of victims of Nyanya bomb blast still at various hospitals as well as for the release of the remaining abducted schoolgirls in Chibok, Borno State, from the hands of their abductors.

The CAN President equally requested Nigerians to pray for general peace of the land and to pray for repentance of wicked people who are bent on creating tension in the country.

•Photo shows Pastor Oritsejafor.

Source News Express

Posted 24/04/2014 6:04:13 PM

 


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

You may also like...
Reps honour UNILAG’s best graduating student

FRSC recalls Rivers Sector Commander for cutting hair...

Expect cloudy weather today, dust haze and thunderstorms...

Anxiety grips 33 governors over N552.74bn refund

US to conduct first penis transplant on wounded...

Letter to a separatist, By Abdulrazaq Magaji

BREAKING: New Gambia president Adama Barrow takes oath...

Alleged Corruption: HEDA seeks investigation of Addax Petroleum,...

Labour vows to shut Discos over new electricity...

Niger calls for immediate rehabilitation of Federal Roads...

Boko Haram: UNIMAID VC blows hot, says terrorists...

NIMC targets registration of 28 million Nigerians by...

 

Latest News BREAKING: Aiteo declares force majeure over fire outbreak at Nembe Creek Trunk Line Scores of travellers abducted along Birnin Gwari – Kaduna road How four Boko Haram suspects were arrested in Auchi Gunmen kidnap 8 women, one other in Niger Police raid FUTO, nab cultists Killer Herdsmen, Bandits, Kidnappers: It is time for state police before we all die — CAN Traditional council shuts down Baptist church indefinitely over ‘cleansing’ by Pastor Police recover weapons at PDP, APC secretariats in Kano, arrest eight suspects Ministerial appointments: The cabinet Buhari needs — Bakare Buhari to tribunal: I beat Atiku in his polling unit No apologies over bombing of bandits — Yari Loss of lives should stop¸ Ishaku tells Taraba residents at Easter

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (470,281 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (414,742 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (352,221 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (301,673 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (265,918 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (238,989 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (225,933 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (207,459 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (196,450 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (188,534 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (179,015 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (178,442 views)

 

UBA Wise Savers Promo

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (86) Business & Economy (4,209) Business Verdict (65) Columnists (1,017) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (208) Entertainment (607) Features (746) Global Business Monitor (344) ICT Monitor (35) International (3,339) Interview (176) Live Commentary (29) Love Matters (155) Maggie's Blog (232) News (45,176) Opinion (1,225) Pidgin (17) Politics (10,627) Religion (982) Sports (1,963) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

 

 

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera