The Northern Christian Youth Initiative (NYCI) on Friday slammed the duo of former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, over their opposition to the Muslim-Muslim ticket adopted by All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 presidential election.
The two men have launched ceaseless campaigns against the same faith ticket adopted by the ruling party.
In a statement issued by its Convener, Mike Msuaan Msuaan, the group warned politicians against the use of religion to sow seeds of discord in the country.
NYCI stressed that Dogara and Lawal were disappointed that the APC presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, overlooked them in his choice of running mate for next year’s election.
The group accused both politicians of endangering the lives of Northern Christians with their campaigns against the APC’s same faith ticket.
The statement read: “As a matter of fact, Babachir Lawal authored…