2019:YOWICAN President urges religious leaders to refrain from being partisan politicians
The President of Youths wing Christian Association of Nigeria (YOWICAN),Engr Daniel David Kadzai in a press statement issued to journalists calling on all Religious leaders to refrain from being partisan politicians in the country.
In the letter which he personally signed adjudging that religion leaders must refrain from partisan politics and become agent of peace building and make sure there is a sustained peaceful election process as the 2019 draws nearer.
“Nigerians are fade up with bloodshed and Young people must equally resist any attempt to be used for violence of any form.” The statement red
Daniel also regretted the way and manner some christian leaders
are frustrating the efforts making by peace markers in the country for a sustainable peace and development.
”Regrettably, amidst the various challenges,while we are making frantic efforts to dialogue for permanent peace some elements are parading themselves as YOWICAN President to defraud innocent Nigerian,I call on general public to disregard the impostors parading themselves as the YOWICAN president.”
You can recall that YOWICAN election was held last January, 2018 where Daniel Kadzai challenged the purported elections to have a gross violation of CAN constitution as his tenure is not due for any fresh elections.
In the letter Kadzai further reiterated that Nigeria constitution remains supreme over any other constitution as the matter is already in court of competent jurisdiction and is having the confident that it will give a just and transparent ruling in this case.
While condoling with the people of Benue state,Taraba ,Adamawa and all affected areas by the Fulani herdsmen and criminal elements causing unrest he applauded the Benue state Governor for his firm stand to provide adequate security for the people of his state.
“I appreciates the response from federal government for the deployment of security to Benue and all affected states of Nigeria. The operation… launched by the Chief Army staff is highly commendable and call for cooperation of all to effectively carry out the operations without fear or favour.
“I call on our all supporter to calm down and be law abiding as we shall not Crucify Jesus the second time by compromising what is evil.” He said
However the Mother CAN through the office of the Director of Youths,Pst Sanyaolu Abiodun maintain that the last election still stands because it was conducted base on the constitution of the association and with the full knowledge of NEC officials of the organization.
“What happened was that Dan election was challenged at the court of Law by his opponent with an injunction that he should not parades himself as the YOWICAN president though he won the election, but later the matter was settle out of court,he was sworn in and inaugurated in a later date hence warrant his Office to had an elections last month.” He said