Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has urged Nigerians to make it a precedence to finish what he referred to as the disaster of division.
Makinde made this name through the inauguration of the eighth President of Christ Apostolic Church Worldwide, Pastor Samuel Oladele.
The occasion was held at All Saints Chapel, C.A.C. Common Secretariat, Bashorun, Ibadan on Saturday.
It was attended by Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, who was represented by Chaplain of Aso Rock, Rev. Seyi Malomo, Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu in attendance
Akeredolu and Chief of Employees to the governor of Osun State, Dr. Charles Akinola, who represented his boss, Gboyega Oyetola.
Makinde whereas talking mentioned Nigeria must reconcile with the remainder of the world.
He enjoined politicians to study from the transition mannequin of the Christ Apostolic Church, which, he mentioned, is rancour-free.
He mentioned that he was able to make the distinction in Oyo State handy over to his successor, noting that for the reason that begin of the Fourth Republic in 1999, no Governor has attended the inauguration of his successor.
He mentioned “The Chairman of the South West Governors picked one thing from the quotation of the eighth President of the CAC Worldwide and he talked about that his (new president’s) precedence is to finish the disaster of division that has plagued the church for 30 years.
“I’m studying the identical factor from a special angle. Our nation is on the crossroads proper now: the problems of insecurity, banditry, ethnic clashes in every single place.
“And we all know that the management of the church or political leaders didn’t drop from heaven as we’re additionally from this society.
“So, if we’re at a crossroads and the brand new president has mentioned his precedence is to finish the disaster of division, I feel as a nation and other people, we, additionally, from at the present time, ought to make it a precedence to finish the disaster of division in Nigeria.
“The division isn’t just in regards to the native branches right here. The church has branches all around the world.
“We additionally have to make it a precedence that Nigeria must reconcile with the remainder of the world and I do know it can occur.