By Ismail Auwal
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), has suspended Gombe State Chapter Chairman for allegedly congratulating the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami over his recent promotion to the rank of Professorship.
The suspension is disclosed in a letter, signed by the association’s Secretary General, Barrsiter Daramola Joseph Bade on Thursday.
“We write to inform you that your actions has generated a lot of concerns amongst members of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN).”
“This action of yours in publishing and release made on behalf of the Association
is tantamount to unilateral decision of you and overzealousness on your part,
which was done without authorization and clearance,” the statement reads.
CAN said the congratulatory message does not in anyway represent their
“In view of the above, you are hereby directed to relinquish your position in Gombe CAN Executive with immediate effect and hand over all CAN’s property to your next in line in your Bloc,” Bade said.