CAN, ACF, JNI condemn attack

CAN, ACF, JNI condemn attack

The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, and the umbrella association of Muslim organisation in the country- the Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, have denounced last Sunday’s killing of Christian worshipers at both the Bayero University Kano, BUK, and Gombe State University, Gombe and called on government to arrest and prosecute the culprits.

The two associations made this known in separate statements in Kaduna on Monday even as the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, in the 19 Northern States and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja also described the killings as a continuation of the war waged against Christians in the North, saying Northern CAN “would no longer fold its arms and watch this madness.”

CAN in a statement by the Catholic Archbishop Emeritus of Kaduna Archdiocese, Most Rev. Peter Jatau, also lampooned President Goodluck Jonathan and Northern leaders for allegedly