COVID-19:CAN urges Christians to withdraw from congregational fellowships

The Nigeria Christian Association (CAN), Delta State chapter, has ordered Christians in the state to be devoted to the stay-home stay-safe order declared by the state government targeted at curbing the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. This advice was given by the state chairman of the association, Apostle Sylvanus Okorote (who doubled as the Special …

Screening and issuing licences to religious preachers was unconstitutional – Kaduna Church news

According to Punch Metro, the leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria in the 23 Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Monday, met in the state capital over the state religious bill awaiting the assent of the governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai. The CAN leaders, comprising two members each from the 23 LGAs of the state, …

President Buhari Special assistant letter to CAN

The special assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on social media, Lauretta Onochie, has renamed Christian Association of Nigeria to be Cankerworm Association of Nigeria, She has also accused the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) of being a blood sucking parasite bent on fueling crisis in the nation. Read her message in full: CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF …

Akwa Ibom CAN accused Nigeria FG on incessant killings

For the recent killings that has happened in Nigeria this few weeks and has resulted to the killing of Catholic priests during Mass, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Akwa Ibom State chapter under the chairmanship of Rev. Dr Ndueso Ekwere has expressed their dissatisfaction in the way the  Federal Government of Nigeria is handling …

CAN: Billy Graham fought the good fight

Rev. Samson Ayokunle, President, Christian Association of Nigeria ( CAN ) has described Evangelist Billy Graham as the most humble and influential religious leaders well known in the world. Ayokunle made the remark in an interview in Abuja, while reacting to the death of the renowned evangelist. The president noted that Graham’s departure, no doubt …

Hallelujah! Catholic Church returns to CAN

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) who had in a letter to CAN, dated September 24, 2012, announced its withdrawal from the organisation announced the return of Catholic Church to the Christian association of Nigeria after five years of dissociating itself from the body.  The return process was concluded on Thursday and Friday in Abuja when …

CAN demand the arrest of the Leadership of Maiyetti Allah Kautal

Benue State Christian association of Nigeria (CAN) Chairman, Rev. Akpen Leva has on Monday spoke to stakeholders at a meeting organized for members of the National Economic Council Committee on the herdsmen/ Farmers crisis in Makurdi, the Benue ‎State where he  lamented that the people had been abandoned by the Federal government despite the huge losses they suffered directly and indirectly.  …

​Adeboye, Oyedepo, Others To Meet On Tuesday Over State of Nigeria

Pastor E.A. Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) and many other christian leaders will on Tuesday, February 13, meet over the current state of Nigeria. The meeting, to include a special intercession, will have over 30 Christian denominations in attendance. In a notice circulated on Friday, the gathering will hold …

CAN President admonishes Nigerians

The National President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Dr. Supo Ayokunle spoke in Sagamu while delivering his sermon at the 13th annual New Year Thanksgiving and Memorial service organised by former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Gbenga Daniel. The event, which was held at the Abraham’s Tabernacle, Sagamu, was graced by prominent traditional rulers, political bigwigs …

CAN donates welfare materials to Internally Displaced Persons

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Nasarawa State on Sunday donated relief materials to over 8, 000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camped in the state. Joseph Masin, state Chairman of CAN made the donations comprising 10 bags of gari, 20 bags of rice and assorted clothes to IDPs in kaderko, in Keana Local Government …