Sultan, Onaiyekan lead inter-faith parley on peaceful elections

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Sultan, Onaiyekan lead inter-faith parley on peaceful elections

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar III and the Prelate of the Catholic Church in Nigeria, His Eminence, Cardinal John Onaiyekan will on Jan. 16, lead religious leaders in a two-day interfaith conference on peaceful elections and national security.

The Co-Chairmen, General Assembly of Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace (IDFP), Alhaji Ishaq Sanni and Bishop Sunday Onuoha, made this known in a statement on Saturday in Abuja.

The chairmen said that the theme of the conference is, “2019 Elections and National Security: The Role of Interfaith Communities.”

According to the statement, the keynote address will be delivered by the , Prof. Sani Lugga, Wazirin Katsina, while all KAICIID Dialogue Centre Fellows in Nigeria would be observers at the conference.

The duo, who said that the conference  would discuss the imperative of National Security in the conduct of the elections, disclosed that religious…



Source: News Agency of Nigeria