Stop Using Money To Divide Christians - Northern Christian Elders Warn Tinubu, APC

Date: 27-09-2022 1:28 pm (2 months ago) | Author: Bayo Nelson
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The Northern States Christian Elders Forum (NOSCEF) has issued a stern warning to the All Progressives Congress and its presidential candidate Bola Tinubu. NOSCEF warned APC and Tinubu not to in their desperation for power, resort to causing division among Christians, according to a report by Vanguard. The warning came in a statement issued by the , signed by its chairman, Engineer Oyinehi Ejoga Inalegwu on Tuesday.
 
“NOSCEF is concerned that apart from the failure of the desire of the architects of the single faith ticket, to cause serious divisions in the forthcoming elections, APC has resorted to clandestine ways of causing division in the body of Christ, by recruiting hitherto unknown bodies in the Body of Christ to counter decisions taken by the umbrella  body, CAN and its various organs.” “We warn APC to stop using Monetary incentives to recruit and cause divisions amongst the Christians, especially in the North,” it said.
 
The group recalled that, “In 2011,  Bola Ahmed Tinubu sought Muslim -Muslim Ticket with  Atiku Abubakar and it  was rejected. “In 2015, he again,  sought for a Muslim-Muslim Ticket with President Muhammadu Buhari and it was again rejected.” “Both Atiku and Muhammadu Buhari from the North, know  that having a Muslim from the South would not have added any electoral advantage,” NOSCEF said.
 
The group pointed out that in December 2021,  Bola Ahmed Tinubu met with a  group in Abuja and sold the Muslim-Muslim Ticket.  “We warned that every patriotic Presidential aspirant should avoid  same faith ticket to avoid  polarisation of the nation further along religious lines. “Before the Commencement of the primaries, NOSCEF  again warned  Presidential aspirants against the  one faith ticket in a Nigeria begging for unity, inclusiveness, fairness and justice.”
 
“Because there was a long term goal and a purpose to be accomplished, APC went ahead with the single faith venture, with the aim of riding on the wings of divisive religious politics to victory,” the statement said.
 
The Northern Christian Elders expressed dismay over the show of shame the ruling party is involved in, following desperate efforts to attract public goodwill and acceptance, by engaging strange Christian groups for endorsement purposes.
 
“We frown   at the publicity they use to their advantage,  to make public ridicule of Christian bodies, particularly in the North, for the purpose of causing disaffection, just to win election.
 
“We all know as Christians, Muslims and people of other faith, that unity, fairness, justice and inclusiveness will engender National progress, rather than the war of divisive religious political game, intended through the instrumentation of same faith ticket.
 
“Christian and Muslim faithful should disappoint divisive self seeking politicians, who want to capitalize on our religious differences to gain political power,” the statement stressed.
 
NOSCEF  pleaded that things should not get to that stage and those who are responsible, should take responsibility, rather than causing more divisions, for the mere purpose of winning an election.
 
“The Church is called upon to be circumspect, vigilante with the antics of politicians. Don’t sell the church and don’t be used to cause disaffection, remember that earthly  position and wealth mean nothing before the Almighty, before Whom, we will stand.
 
“We pray earnestly for a peaceful campaign and election,”
the group said.


Posted: at 27-09-2022 01:28 PM (2 months ago) | Hero
- gogoman at 27-09-2022 01:38 PM (2 months ago)
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why did you collect the money? una be 5yrs old wey no get brain, he no forces anybody to collect money Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Posted: at 27-09-2022 01:38 PM (2 months ago) | Grande Master
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- Jiiitk4 at 27-09-2022 02:09 PM (2 months ago)
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Two times this criminal has faked bishops. What does that tell you?  Good a thing the Christians in the North have come together to warn him to desist from dividing them with his ill- gotten wealth. He is dubious.  He shouldn't be given any chance . Thief. Name...fake. Age...fake.  certificate...fake.  state of origin... fake.. school..fake.certificate...fake... Everything...fake.
Posted: at 27-09-2022 02:09 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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- kp45 at 27-09-2022 03:39 PM (2 months ago)
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Fishers
Posted: at 27-09-2022 03:39 PM (2 months ago) | Hero
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- alexidwayne at 27-09-2022 03:59 PM (2 months ago)
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Tinubu should rest na
Posted: at 27-09-2022 03:59 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Boi2Man at 27-09-2022 06:31 PM (2 months ago)
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Quote from: gogoman on 27-09-2022 01:38 PM
why did you collect the money? una be 5yrs old wey no get brain, he no forces anybody to collect money Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes

Oga the people that collect the money are not Christians okay? But they are shadow boxing, the PFN secretary come out to clear that those guys are not known but for two Judases in their midst. The thing is they are dragging Christianity to the mud. And should be stopped.
Posted: at 27-09-2022 06:31 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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