27 December 2020 By Remi Johnson
Leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, wants Government officials to adhere to COVID 19 guidelines at all functions, including political campaigns.
Chairman, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), FCT Chapter and Senior Pastor, ECWA Good News, Maitama, Reverend Jonah Samson made the call shortly after receiving a commendation from the COVID 19 Taskforce over Compliance by Churches to COVID 19 protocols in the City Center
He explained that the church had being involved in sensitising members on the need to comply with Government directive on COVID 19.
“But above all, we are saying that as we continue to comply let’s also see government functionaries doing the same thing… we summoned our pastors and talked to them to ensure total compliance…We should also see a high level of compliance when it comes to other gatherings besides the church setting, for instance, campaigns, weddings and so on” He said.
The CAN Chairman who also encouraged all churches, Christians and residents to continue to comply with necessary Health protocols,until the battle is won, prayed God to help Nigeria overcome the second wave of the deadly Corona virus.