The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has condemned the alleged marginalization of Christians in appointments into federal authorities places of work by the Buhari-led authorities.
Nationwide president of the fellowship, Rev. Dr. Felix Omobude disclosed this in an announcement in Benin Metropolis, saying authorities actions may additional negatively have an effect on the unity of the nation.
He famous that Nigeria has by no means been as divided the best way it’s now below the current administration.
“PFN is most saddened with the on-going appointment train within the judiciary the place solely adherents of a specific faith are favoured for appointment as Courtroom of Enchantment Justices on the expense of benefit and fairness”
The PFN chief expressed displeasure that through the years, some Nigerian politicians and prime authorities functionaries have hijacked faith to proceed to fester their needs to pursue their egocentric ambition.
Based on Dr. Omobude, “PFN is deeply saddened that there’s not a single Christian among the many 13 nominees from the Northern a part of the nation for elevation to the Courtroom of Enchantment.
“This unacceptable scenario has additional buttressed the truth that the nation’s judicial system has been hijacked, politicized and an object of ridicule.
“This is without doubt one of the the explanation why some Nigerians are quick dropping confidence within the nation’s judicial course of.
“The PFN hereby calls on President Muhammadu Buhari and all these involved within the appointment of Justices to the nation’s Courtroom of Enchantment, to revisit the problem and be certain that equity and justice are completed irrespective of non secular and ethnic background.
“The PFN won’t proceed to bemoan such brazen acts of provocation and unfairness, because the Fellowship will henceforth take all vital lawful steps to defend and shield the pursuits of its marginalized members.
“PFN has all the time known as for justice, equity and fairness in all governmental actions as a result of to subvert a person of his rights on the idea of his faith is corruption.
“PFN as soon as once more, calls on president Mohammadu Buhari to face by his promise that he’s for each Nigerian as a result of the nation belongs to all Nigerians.
The PFN additionally requested President Buhari to shortly name on whosoever is anxious to appropriate the imbalance within the on-going appointment to the Courtroom of Enchantment and each different space of presidency the place imbalance exists.