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.