Catholic Bishops of Nigeria today, held an interactive session with Presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), General Muhammadu Buhari where they variously expressed the concern with the falling standards of education, wide spread corruption, violence in the polity and insurgency in Nigeria.
The interactive which was tagged “Episcopal” Town Hall Conversation with representatives of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria, General Buhari
After a series of exchanges with General Buhari, the Bishops also expressed worry over what they called worrisome security situation in the country, amongst others.
In his address of welcome, President of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria, Bishop Ignatius Kaigama and also the Archbishop of Jos, said that the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria believes in the unity and progress of this country.
He regretted the wide communication chasm that exists between the leaders and the people and hoped that the conversation was an indication of the willingness to establish a sustainable communication platform. [myad]