The Oyo State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria has said that it is supporting the Oyo South Senatorial District candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC,Governor Abiola Ajimobi, with prayers to realize his ambition.
The association further said it has accepted the nomination of the APC governorship candidate, Chief Adebayo Adelabu, and that members are also praying for him in his quest to succeed Ajimobi.
The State Chairman of CAN, Pastor Benjamin Akanmu, said this when the governor led top leaders of the APC and government officials to the association’s secretariat to seek members support ahead of the coming general elections.
Ajimobi had also led the party’s road show and campaign trail around Ibadan, with stopovers at Dugbe, Ogunpa, Amunigun, Agbeni, Beere, Ijokodo and Awotan, where he met the Igede, Benue, Community leader, Chief Monday Onda, to seek his people’s support.
The APC team, which included its National Vice-Chairman South West, Chief Pius Akinyelure; and the Deputy Governor, Chief Moses Adeyemo, was received by the executive council of CAN and representatives across the state’s 33 Local Governments.
The CAN chairman used the moment to appreciate Ajimobi for supporting the Christian body over the years, despite being a Muslim.
Source: The NEWS