With the general election around the corner, the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has said its apolitical concerning a preferred candidate in the forthcoming presidential election, programmed to hold in February.
Following a statement made on Tuesday, by CAN General Secretary, Daramola Bade, reacted to the speculation, that CAN has endorsed a candidate.
He further added that, “The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has disclosed that it has not endorsed and will never endorse any of the candidates eyeing the Number One Seat or any elective post,” he said.
“CAN is apolitical, non-partisan and impartial but we are for God and His people. Our members cut across all political divides and some of them are even contesting for one post or the other including the Presidential”.
However, CAN asked its members to vote according the dictate of the Holy spirit and their conscience.
The religious group, insisted that the they have never had a plan of endorsing any particular candidate as favorite, and they will not endorse any candidate for any elective office in the country.