Buhari Warns In opposition to Enjoying Politics With Faith
President Muhammadu Buhari has described as false and depraved, claims by some those who he has an agenda to Islamize Nigeria.
The President mentioned this in an announcement despatched to Naija Information on Friday by Mr. Femi Adesina Particular Adviser to the President (Media and Publicity) in response to rumours of an Islamization agenda by the Buhari administration.
The assertion additional urged these concerned to not play politics with faith.
The assertion reads:
“It has come to the discover of President Muhammadu Buhari, forward of the forthcoming elections, that some unscrupulous Nigerians are once more falsely and wickedly claiming that the administration has an agenda to impose Islam on Nigeria.”
“The target is clearly to stoke up spiritual division for political features. A few of these similar individuals made these devious and fabricated claims forward of the 2015 election. They failed woefully.”
“The President strongly affirms the oath he took earlier than the Nigerian folks to faithfully defend the Structure of Nigeria. That Structure ensures freedom of worship for each Nigerian. It’s this assure that permits all Nigerians to practise their faiths or faith with out hindrance.”
“President Buhari additional affirms his dedication to freedom of faith and worship for all Nigerians, and that below no circumstance will any faith or religion be imposed on any Nigerian.”
“It’s harmful, misleading and ungodly to play politics with faith.”
Naija Information reviews that the presidential and nationwide meeting elections will maintain on Saturday, February 23, whereas the governorship and state meeting elections will maintain on March 9 after the dates had been shifted on February 16 by the Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) over logistical issues.