The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 northern states has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over his electoral victory in the February 23 Presidential election, even as it advised him to run an inclusive government in his second term.
In a statement today, Sunday by its President, Yakubu Pam, Northern CAN said that Buhari’s victory at the presidential election showed evidence of his uprightness and transparency in governance.
“President Muhammadu Buhari should run an inclusive government as you promised under the new dispensation to unite the diverse of people of Nigeria now, more than ever before.
“Mr President sir, the Bible says to whom much is given, much is expected. We wish to appeal that you continue to be father to all in Nigeria as we look forward to seeing prosperous nation in the next 4 years of your second term in office
“Aware of this victory at a time the people of Nigeria are looking up to you for quality leadership, we urge you double your effort in the fight against insurgency, internal security and corruption in the country.”