The Christian Affiliation of Nigeria (CAN), Enugu State, has applauded Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State for the respect he has continued to accord the Church within the state in addition to his untiring efforts at entrenching peace, good governance and safety of lives and property.
The umbrella physique of all Christians in Nigeria additionally lauded Gov. Ugwuanyi for selling love and unity “amongst adherents of various non secular beliefs in Enugu State with out discrimination”.
Talking when the newly elected and appointed leaders of CAN in Enugu State paid a maiden courtesy go to to Gov. Ugwuanyi, on the Authorities Home, Enugu, alongside the 5 bloc leaders and youth and girls leaders, the brand new CAN Chairman, Rev. Emmanuel Edeh, famous that the governor’s resolve in demonstrating that Enugu State is within the fingers of God has no limitation.
Rev. Edeh, who described Gov. Ugwuanyi as “a peace loving Governor”, maintained that “Enugu State is likely one of the most peaceable states in Nigeria at this time”, saying: “Now we have come to guarantee you that CAN Enugu State below the brand new management shall proceed to work harmoniously with you”.
He disclosed that “Enugu State CAN has been recognized for peaceable relationship with you and the state”, including that “our predecessors have labored peacefully with you and handed-over the peace to us”.
Rev Edeh assured the governor that “we will not fail slightly we will enhance” and “we will, as at all times, be companions in shifting Enugu State ahead”.
The brand new management of the Christian physique reassured the governor of their unalloyed obligation to proceed to help his administration with prayers and inform their members to contribute in any Godly method that may promote peace and good governance within the state.
In accordance with the brand new CAN Chairman, “we’re beneficiaries of your dogged efforts in investing in human and materials sources in securing lives and property in Enugu State. Enugu State is likely one of the most peaceable states in Nigeria at this time.
“Sir, you labored with our predecessors and have assisted CAN Enugu State so immensely. You made us proud whenever you hosted us and honoured our former CAN Chairman, Rt. Rev. Christian C. Obiefuna, throughout his retirement ceremony as a Bishop.
“In just about all our programmes that got here to your information, you have got by no means relented in supporting us. You’ve additionally concerned us in most of your programmes together with supporting a few of the ministries and church buildings”.
Different new leaders of Enugu State CAN on the occasion embody, Bishop Dr. Ernest Obodo, Vice Chairman (CSN Bloc); Pastor Barr. Onuora Okeke, Secretary (OAIC Bloc); Ven. Jonathan Agbo, Assistant Secretary (CCN Bloc), and Pastor Peter Ibeh, Treasurer (CPFN/ECWA Bloc).
The Administrators who have been appointed embody, Bishop Dr. Joseph Ajujungwa (CPFN/PFN Bloc); Barr. Ezinwa Ogugua (CSN Bloc); Elder SBN Anigbo (TEKAN/ECWA Bloc); Particular Senior Apostle Elijah Ogbe (OAIC Bloc), and Pastor John Ogbodo (CCN Bloc).
The Bloc leaders have been Bishop C.V.C Onagu of Catholic Diocese of Enugu, represented by Bishop Dr. Ernest Obodo; Most Rev Barr C. N. Ede of Enugu Methodist Church of Nigeria, represented by Rev Barr. Ikenna Nweke; Bishop Obi U. Onubogu (CPFN/PFN); Sup. Apost. Engr Andick Egwuatu (OAIC); Rev Uchenna Emeruwa(TEKAN/ECWA); Prophetess Ann Offorji ( Ladies Chief) and Rev Fr Anthony Oluba (Youth Chief).