“Don’t Make Money Your God”: Tinubu Gives Christian Leaders 1 Fresh Task

“Don’t Make Money Your God”: Tinubu Gives Christian Leaders 1 Fresh Task

  • President Tinubu has sent an important message to Nigerians after he met with the leaders of CAN
  • Tinubu revealed Nigerians can contribute their quota to the growth and development of the nation with a changed mindset towards money
  • The president charged the Christian leaders to preach the right sermon, which centres on understanding, tolerance, perseverance, and hope for Nigerians

Legit.ng journalist Esther Odili has over two years of experience covering political parties and movements.

State House, Abuja - On Monday, January 22, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu said his administration will not relent in addressing corruption and other vices because it is a sacred duty to ensure that the country is set right for the prosperity of all Nigerians.

He urged Nigerians to join hands to fix the country and have a change of mindset towards money.

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Tinubu meets the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) leaders
Tinubu vows to fight corruption as he meets with Christian leaders. Photo credit: Ajuri Ngelale
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Tinubu seeks support from CAN to tackle corruption in Nigeria

Tinubu made this call when he received a delegation of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) led by its president, Archbishop Daniel Okoh, at the State House in Abuja, Channels TV reported.

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Earlier, Legit.ng reported that President Tinubu had an important meeting with the leadership of the CAN at the State House, Abuja. This was the first meeting of the year between the president and the Christian organisation.

The Nigerian leader admonished the Christian body to help preach against corruption and related matters, TVC News added.

According to a statement signed by his spokesman Ajuri Ngelale, Tinubu said:

“We have no other country but Nigeria. If you do not preach the sermon of understanding, tolerance, perseverance, and hope for Nigerians, you are doing damage to the country, and nobody will help us repair it.”

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President Tinubu explains reason for large cabinet

Tinubu, however, assured of an all-inclusive government, promising to be fair to all Nigerians.

President Tinubu explains reason for large cabinet

Legit.ng reported earlier that President Tinubu revealed the reason for appointing 47 ministers in his cabinet.

According to Tinubu, the large cabinet reflects the diversity of roles required to run an efficient government.

The Nigerian leader had set a new record since the return of democracy in 1999 with the submission of his second batch of ministerial nominees to the Nigerian Senate on Wednesday, August 2.

Source: Legit.ng

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Esther Odili (Politics and Current Affairs Editor) Esther Odili is a journalist and a Politics/Current Affairs Editor at Legit.ng with 6+ years of experience. Before joining Legit.ng, Esther has worked with other reputable media houses, such as the New Telegraph newspaper and Galaxy Television. She Holds OND and HND in Mass Communication from NIJ, where she was recognized as the best student in print journalism in 2018. Email: esther.odili@corp.legit.ng.