The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 northern states has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to run an inclusive government in his second term.
Buhari was declared winner of the 2019 presidential election by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, after defeating Atiku Abubakar, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)
Northern CAN, in a statement by its President, Yakubu Pam, said Buhari’s victory at the presidential election showed evidence of his uprightness and transparency in governance.
The statement read: “President Muhammadu Buhari should run an inclusive government as you promised under the new dispensation to unite the diverse of people of Nigeria now, more than ever before.
“Mr President sir, the Bible says to whom much is given, much is expected. We wish to appeal that you continue to be father to all in Nigeria as we look forward to seeing prosperous nation in the next 4 years of your second term in office
“Aware of this victory at a time the people of Nigeria are looking up to you for quality leadership, we urge you double your effort in the fight against insurgency, internal security and corruption in the country.”