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Establish directorate for Christian affairs in Borno – Youths tell Zulum




Christians in Borno State have demanded the institution of the directorate of spiritual affairs within the state Ministry for Spiritual Affairs so as to oversee their actions in addition to to have a voice.

The Christian Affiliation of Nigeria (CAN), Borno State Chapter, additionally appealed to the Borno State Authorities to rebuild all church buildings demolished by the Borno Geographic Info System (BOGIS) lately.

CAN additionally appreciated the efforts of the State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, for his immediate intervention in guaranteeing that justice prevailed in addition to figuring out with the household of the deceased, late Ezekiel Bitrus, who was shot lifeless by safety connected to BOGIS when youths of EYN Church Maduganari tried to cease BOGIS officers from demolishing the church.

An announcement issued and signed on Monday by the Coordinator, Borno Involved Christian Youths Discussion board, Mr Ezra Bulus, and made obtainable to journalists in Maiduguri, stated the resolutions and calls for of the discussion board had been drafted in the course of the remembrance church service that was provided for the late Ezekiel Bitrus on Sunday.

Mr Bulus stated:” As everyone knows that we’re right here to recollect our brother, late Ezekiel Bitrus who died on the fifth of August 2021, when an area church department of EYN Moduganari was demolished by BOGIS, led by its Government Secretary, Engr Adams Bababe and for launching and dedication of album left behind by the deceased. “

“The discussion board apologized to Borno CAN Chairman, Bishop Mohammed Naga and his government for the youths response and assault on his persona in addition to the destruction of CAN workplace, saying that the youths acted on earlier data which was later found to be false,” Bitrus added

“Could we draw the eye of Borno State Authorities on the next areas of nice concern as indigenes of the state; rebuilding of all church buildings demolished by BOGIS.

“Constructing of place of worship for Christians in tertiary establishments as executed for our Muslim counterpart. Educating and employment of Christian Spiritual Data (CRK) in each major and secondary faculties in Borno State. This may give alternative for good ethical upbringing among the many Christian youths and kids.

” Institution of Directorate of Christian Affairs within the Ministry of Spiritual Affairs. At the moment, there isn’t any illustration of Christians within the Ministry,” Bitrus stated.

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