CAN elect Ayokunle as new president

By Wahab Akanji, Lagos

Delegates to the convention of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) have elected the President the Nigeria Baptist Convention, Rev. Supo Ayokunle as the new president

Ayokunle defeated Elder Joseph Otubu of the Motailatu Church Cherubim and Seraphim Movement (MCCSW) with 54 votes to 28.

The outgoing president of the body, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, announced the result at 2:30pm to a rousing applause at the Ecumenical Centre, Abuja.

Facebook Comments

Check Also

Be prepared to make sacrifices for Nigeria, Buhari told elites

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all citizens of the country, particularly the elites, to ...

N40bn: Court affirms SERAP’s right to stop ‘double pay, pensions for Akpabio, Amaechi, Saraki, others’

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ruled that Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) ...