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CAN Elects Kano-Born Rev. Okoh As New President

By Sunny A Ijomah

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has elected KANO-born Pastor, Rev. Daniel Okoh as the new President

Rev. Daniel Okoh who is the General Superintendent of Christ Holy Church, also known as Nation Builders, emerged CAN President on Tuesday.

CAN Spokesman, Mr. Joseph Daramola in a statement made available to our correspondent in Onitsha, said this follows expiration of second term tenure of Rev. Ayokunle of Nigerian Baptist Convention.

Our correspondent reports that the change of Leadership is coming amidst the association’s strong agitation against Muslim-Muslim Presidential ticket of APC.

CAN is made up of five blocs: Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN), Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN), Christian Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (CPFN) / Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Organisation of African Instituted Churches (OAIC), (TEKAN and ECWA Fellowship).

The association is scheduled to hold its general assembly which would usher in the new administration.