Rev. Joseph Hayab, Chairman of the Kaduna State chapter of the Christian Affiliation of Nigeria (CAN), has referred to as on Nigerians to disregard claims made by the state’s former governor, Nasir El-Rufai, about Islamisation. Hayab believes that El-Rufai’s current feedback a couple of Muslim/Muslim ticket and President Bola Tinubu’s victory have been designed to advertise his presidential ambitions and foster division among the many nation’s Christians and Muslims.
El-Rufai had said that the Muslim/Muslim ticket would stay in Kaduna for greater than 20 years and urged that Muslim dominance was being replicated on the nationwide degree. Hayab claimed that El-Rufai resides in a fantasy world the place he can play non secular video games and probably turn out to be Nigeria’s future president.
In keeping with Hayab, El-Rufai’s current statements show that he’s not emotionally secure to steer the nation. He criticised the follow of giving energy to leaders with out testing their psychological health. If the Muslim/Muslim ticket had succeeded in Kaduna state, there would have been no killings, division, or issues, Hayab added.
Hayab additional famous that El-Rufai continuously makes allegations that he later tries to water down. In 2015, El-Rufai claimed that Christians in Southern Kaduna didn’t vote for him. Nevertheless, Hayab reminded the previous governor of the votes he acquired in Sanga, Jema’a, Kachia and different native governments. In 2019, El-Rufai wanted 2/3 votes within the 23 native authorities areas to win however couldn’t have achieved it with out votes from the Christian dominated native authorities areas.
El-Rufai doesn’t respect Islamic clerics and solely acts for his egocentric pursuits, Hayab added.
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