From Paul Orude, Bauchi
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara has continued to expressed his disapproval of the adoption of same faith presidential and vice presidential ticket by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying it is antithetical to Nigeria’s quest for nation-building.
Dogara made this known while speaking on Tuesday, in Abuja at a summit tagged “Meet the Church”, which was organised by the Nigerian National Christians Coalition (NNCC) with the theme; “The role of the Church in Nation Building”.
He called on Christians to resist the temptation to waste their votes in the 2023 general elections.
“Every Christian knows that our God does not tolerate waste,” he stated.
“It is unchristian for the church to waste anything given to us from above as we own nothing except what is giving to us from above.”
He commended the church in Nigeria for “shaken off the beast of complacency of the past into fire speaking up and resisting…