Northern CAN Disagrees With Jonathan, Says Boko Haram Has Killed More Christians Than Muslims

By SaharaReporters, New York

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Northern States chapter has disagreed with President Goodluck Jonathan’s statement that the Boko Haram sect has killed more Muslims than Christians and that the menace is not a religious by nature.

In a statement by its spokesperson, Elder Sunday Oibe, the association expressed disbelief that Mr. Jonathan actually made that statement. It said it he did, it was “misleading and unacceptable,” pointing out that that Christians and their churches and businesses have been the major targets of the Boko Haram terror group.

 

“We want to believe that the president was misquoted; we don’t want to believe that with the security apparatus and reports from security intelligence network at his disposal, he made this type of assertion,” CAN said.  “If it is true that Mr. President actually made this assertion, then, we are highly disappointed and sad at this veiled attempt to distort the facts as it concerns the activities of the Boko Haram sect.”

 

The association stressed that it has no record where a mosque was originally planned to be attacked by the sect.  “We say this because there has never been any bomb that has been exploded in any mosque or targeted at any mosque in the entire activities of the Boko Haram sect in the north. The Boko Haram members even said that when a Muslim is killed, it is by mistake.”

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Clarification

Iam disappointed when i see christians and muslims exchanging insulting and abusive words in the name of defending their religions. For me, that is nothing but a sign of inmaturity. It should be noted that, the number one citizen of a state is not expected to come out and say something that relates his religion publicly without any element of statistical fact. If CAN as an activist of Nigeria Christians sees that what Jonathan said is not correct then, it should be able to produce its own evidence based on statistical facts with references.

To round it up, u dat said

To round it up, u dat said Islam is a devilish religion, u ar nd ur entere family ar useless nd stupid, nd 2 round it up may God punish u nd ur entere family nd ur genneration. GOD PUNISH U.

Islam has no LOGO!!!

Islam has no LOGO!!!

.BH ar following d hadit of

.BH ar following d hadit of dere so called jihad, nd jihad is mandatory to every moslem, they called it a holy war nd its 2 types an outside war nd inside war...,outside war is killing d christains why d inside war is fighting dere self, any moslem who did nt support wat dey ar doing will also b killed. To round it up islam is a devilish religion.

.BH ar following d hadit of

.BH ar following d hadit of dere so called jihad, nd jihad is mandatory to every moslem, they called it a holy war nd its 2 types an outside war nd inside war...,outside war is killing d christains why d inside war is fighting dere self, any moslem who did nt support wat dey ar doing will also b killed. To round it up islam is a devilish religion.

.BH ar following d hadit of

.BH ar following d hadit of dere so called jihad, nd jihad is mandatory to every moslem, they called it a holy war nd its 2 types an outside war nd inside war...,outside war is killing d christains why d inside war is fighting dere self, any moslem who did nt support wat dey ar doing will also b killed. To round it up islam is a devilish religion.

CAN of naija problem

I don'T know when did the so called CAN n christian in this country ll farely mean peace to the nation

President Jonathan misleading and cheap political goal.

This is a sign of ignorance and a punishable act against the Christians. We know a whole lot of people claiming that they are Christians whereas they are using Christianity as a coverage. It is very disheartening for the so called President of the Federal republic of Nigeria to make such a misleading and aggravating statement. Where are the facts and statistics to which he used as the basis of his statement. Without being told already we know that he is not a true christian and again devising a cheap political goal so that the Moslems would support his political ambition for 2015 election. We should be aware of this development so that we would elect a capable leader whose interest would not surpass the interest of Nigerian public. President Jonathan, I believe does not deserve the post that he is holding and I call on all the executives of Christian Association of Nigeria to ensure that a credible person is elected as the president of Nigeria.

President Jonathan misleading and cheap political goal.

This is a sign of ignorance and a punishable act against the Christians. We know a whole lot of people claiming that they are Christians whereas they are using Christianity as a coverage. It is very disheartening for the so called President of the Federal republic of Nigeria to make such a misleading and aggravating statement. Where are the facts and statistics to which he used as the basis of his statement. Without being told already we know that he is not a true christian and again devising a cheap political goal so that the Moslems would support his political ambition for 2015 election. We should be aware of this development so that we would elect a capable leader whose interest would not surpass the interest of Nigerian public. President Jonathan, I believe does not deserve the post that he is holding and I call on all the executives of Christian Association of Nigeria to ensure that a credible person is elected as the president of Nigeria.

President Jonathan misleading and cheap political goal.

This is a sign of ignorance and a punishable act against the Christians. We know a whole lot of people claiming that they are Christians whereas they are using Christianity as a coverage. It is very disheartening for the so called President of the Federal republic of Nigeria to make such a misleading and aggravating statement. Where are the facts and statistics to which he used as the basis of his statement. Without being told already we know that he is not a true christian and again devising a cheap political goal so that the Moslems would support his political ambition for 2015 election. We should be aware of this development so that we would elect a capable leader whose interest would not surpass the interest of Nigerian public. President Jonathan, I believe does not deserve the post that he is holding and I call on all the executives of Christian Association of Nigeria to ensure that a credible person is elected as the president of Nigeria.

President Jonathan misleading and cheap political goal.

This is a sign of ignorance and a punishable act against the Christians. We know a whole lot of people claiming that they are Christians whereas they are using Christianity as a coverage. It is very disheartening for the so called President of the Federal republic of Nigeria to make such a misleading and aggravating statement. Where are the facts and statistics to which he used as the basis of his statement. Without being told already we know that he is not a true christian and again devising a cheap political goal so that the Moslems would support his political ambition for 2015 election. We should be aware of this development so that we would elect a capable leader whose interest would not surpass the interest of Nigerian public. President Jonathan, I believe does not deserve the post that he is holding and I call on all the executives of Christian Association of Nigeria to ensure that a credible person is elected as the president of Nigeria.

Stupidity belongs to stupid people

hw could u? after all efforts made by so-called Badluck to see those crazy relatives survive nd become powerful than innocent Muslims northerners, by planning killings in the name of BH, while Muslim Leaders fold their hand watching him, bt now he was been accused by u, how many BH do the country hav, i think the BH supposed to be finished by that time, sequel to their population stated by the fed govt before, but we know u stupid christians targeting for Muslims only and u cannot end ours

Which Muslims Do BH kill?

The muslims killed by BH are they targeted or accidental? If targeted what is the reason? Is it for being muslims?
What is the reason behind killing Christians other than their religious affiliation?
Why is Mr. President not thinking before not talking. My religion, Christianity, mandates me to respect my leaders but this man is pushing me to the wall!!!

@ Anonymous (not verified) on June 24, 2013 - 08:29.

These attacks you are harping on about were all carried out outside the Mosques. Much as they were despicable, they were targetted at individuals NOT the Mosques. There were no Mosque bombings.

If Mr. President actually

If Mr. President actually made this claim, then I am highly disappointed in him. To all seasoned observers of the Nigerian situation, it is as clear as daylight that Christians are the main targets of these purveyors of evil. No political point scoring is worth distorting the truth and belittling the suffering that Christians living in the North have been through. It demonstrates a great insensitivity in my opinion.

QUESTION TO THE NORTHERN NIG. CAN ON THE ISSUE OF BOKO HARAM

Pls, I request d Northern CAN to be objective in their statements and TELL the World who are and where are the Principal SUSPECTS caught during the following attacks- Bauchi Army Barrack ( Mami Market), The Known & Celebrated arrest of a Custom officer from Plateau State who was caught and he pleaded Guilty of incessant Cargo of Deadly Arms to his kinsmen for years, what is happening to his case? We learnt that CGC said the deviant custom officer will be court Marshall ,what of those arrested for series of Bombings in the Country-eg, Kaduna, jos, abuja, etc
May i request to know from CAN the genesis of BOMB at the Eagle Square , in Abuja.

RE: Casper

you said that the recent attack on schools is in response to the support of the youth of the area to JTF; how many christians help the jtf to break the insurgents don't just close your eyes from the truth are they not muslims that are supporting the jtf or they also among BH. tswww

Now I Believe!

Can I be serious for a momment. There is absolutely no doubt in my mind now that Saharareporters is a BUHARI SUPPORTER. I have observed that each time I write about Buhari (as I did on this one) SR simply toss my writeup in the dust bin. So mush so for freedom of expression.

@Abubakar tundemash

Illa Illa Illala Mohammadu sulah. I can't believe this. Abubakar tundemash, trying to save you from Islam is nothing but wild goose chase. Are you telling me that all the efforts I have made to bring you back from Islam is a wasted effort. Olonwu maje e. While I was rejoicing that you are finally coming home from Islam you are here calling us, your people names. Wayo Allah. Don't be deceived by the promise of good virgins in paradise. Those vain promises are what the Fulani people call bambash. If the promise was true your master Yerima would not have crossed the hot Sahara desert into Egypt to get himself a minor girl believed to be a virgin to sleep with. He would have waited till death releases him out of this mortal life to receive those virgins from the hands of Nabi Mohammed himself.

@Tundemash:There he goes talking like an Old Fool in Mid 40's

"To little too late, the clown must be caged and sent back to the zoo"

Lound-Mouth-Noise-Maker, tell us what is stoping u from going to Aso Rock to CAGE DA CLOWN? Y don't u have shame? do u reason b4 u speak or speak b4 reasoning. At ur Age u sit on a STOOL by ur PC all day for this? I feel SORRY 4ur Mother.

ur lound mouth (LM) tendency ruined ur first Marriage. You r a FOOL in Mid 40's with an 18yrs old mentality. A money missed road Physicist who has lost its bearings in Life. U better seek help

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To the CAN thug Oritsejafor,! When the time comes, u would refund the private jet bribe and spend some time in jail

If this does not happen in 2015/16, den u willb a BASTARD OLD FART!

Respect Your Elected Leaders

People should make civilised comments to
advance their view points. You should not
debase your Country by calling your
leaders derogatory names! It is not easy to
govern a Country as complicated as Nigeria
SR should advise readers to tread softly.
Some of the descriptions of our leaders
are simply idiotic. Let decency be our
watchword.

@WAHALA, there was never a

@WAHALA, there was never a time late AZAZI said boko haram was created by PDP. Never! What he stated was that the arms wing of buhari brigade-boko haram which was established in Zamfara and Yobe state both ANPP controlled enclaves- was made possible by the Fulani North fight against the south . Azazi blamed the ongoing wrangling by the likes of Tambuwal who sneaked into PDP from ANPP with regards to his support for the consensus arrangement initiated by Ciroma and co, which ordered the Fulani North, not to vote for Jonathan, during the PDP party primaries as being instrumental for the satanic activities of boko haram-he never, never attributed the killings by boko haram to PDP- So why must you twist facts here to suit the needs of Buhari-was he not with u in the south east in 2003 and 2007? Not old enough to vote then abi?

You have nothing to clarify,

You have nothing to clarify, we know Islam and what it stands for. You are just calling black .... White.
There are over 109 verses in the Quran which encourages violence, like Quran (2:191-193) – “And slay them wherever ye find them, Quran (9:123) – “O you who believe! fight those of the unbelievers who are near to you and let them find in you hardness.”
Quran (9:14) – “Fight them, Allah will punish them by your hands and bring them to disgrace…”
Quran (8:12) – “I will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieve. Therefore strike off their heads and strike off every fingertip of them”  I CAN GO ON AND ON, MORE THAN 109 VERSES LIKE THESE. ISLAM CANNOT BE A RELIGION OF PEACE. WHE YOU SEE THE LOGO OF ISLAM.. TWO FIGHTING SWORDS AND A PALM TREE IN THE MIDDLE.. DOES THAT REPRESENT PEACE? YOU DONT KNOW THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN STRIVING AND FIGHTING ,YOU CAN ONLY DECEIVE YOURSELF.

Dumbo was romancing Hezbollah until "money matter" split them!

"Counsel to the accused persons, Mr Ahmed Raji, SAN, produced pictures before the court showing where the said leading member of the organization, Dr Hussein Hajj, met with President Jonathan at the Aso Rock Villa, contending that the Nigerian government abused their right when it earlier dragged them before a Chief Magistrate Court in Karu, which they said lacked the competence to try them." - Ikechukwu Nnuchiri, Vanguard (June 22, 2015)

My Country People:
Make una stop scratching bier-bier ...na Dumbo. E bin don talk'am say dem dey im Ijoba bukun-bukun. Cabinet plus Sinator, Vice an' even for Central Bank ...na dem-dem. Abegi ooh, nobi my mouth una hear say foul get teeth ...na Ikechukwu Nnochiri dig ground come find out why "ewi" dey bury himself for yonder.

Dumbo is the Ewi with a lot under his closet, Nigerians will hold him responsible for murdering Christians and Muslims in huge numbers ...no matter who die pass, death na dead!

@ Deri: Dumbo is Hezbollah ...Boko Haram, his Baby!

"Three suspected Lebanese terrorists, Mustapha Roda Darwish Fawaz, Talal Roda, and Abdulla Tahini, alleged to have imported arms into the country yesterday, told a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja that a prominent member of their group identified as, Hussein Hajj once met and shook hands with President Goodluck Jonathan." -Ikechukwu Nnochiri, Vanguard, June 22, 2013

@ Deri:
The devil is always in the details. Dr. Dumbo and his PDP cohorts are the terrorists murdering Nigerians ...Christians and Muslims! @ Sa'ad Nagodi, @ tundemash and I read the writing on the wall before this CONFIRMATION from Hezbollah themselves ...you called us "The Tripod"! Dumbo is Hezbollah apologist and a criminal murderer of innocent women and children of all faiths. CAN thug Oritsejafor will vomit sh*t after we flush him and his paymaster into the soakaway in 2015 ...and send you crumbies rowing back to Papua New Guinea. Animals!

so president is lying........

CAN By all indication presidential security report is not as real as that of Xtian assoc, jonathan is now a liar and supporter of muslims bcos of his statement over the death figure as a result of boko haram.
Churches are bormbing both for times perperators are xtians too but jonathan gives hand to CAN to erase the case which happen twice in bauchi, gombe and rivers and it proven that they are not bowing and does't belive in oneness of Almighty. where are they? in prison.... NO! jonathan saved.
"whatever you eat oneday ate you"

Haba CAN.

Haba CAN no single muslim was caught trying to bomb or attempted or has already executed bomb attack.You know better than anyone who the BH are.Pls shut ur traps n go n rest.

Yes Mr Presidency is the truly

Haba, CAN what do me by your highly disappointing for the Mr Presidency statement,he is right and he know, that most of people are killing in north is a Muslim, so correct your statement.

Dumbo met Hussein Hajj, a prominent Hezbollah thug at the Villa!

Clown Prince told us he knows the BH, that some are even in his Cabinet. Remember PDP Sen. Ndume ...and the father-son "Kaduna Mafia" gun runners for VP Sambo? Of course Dumbo/PDP is responsible for BH carnage (cr. late Azazi) in their sadistic politics against those who want to make Nigeria "ungovernable". He gets daily Security Report and knows casualty numbers. We know some "targets" but, a nitty-gritty analysis would reveal that the Bokos have sacked whole villages up North which was "under reported" by Govt-controlled press under goon Sagir Musa. The Kano massacre that attracted Int'l condemnation wiped out over 200 mostly Muslims, thousands of Nigerians that have fled into neighbouring Chad, Niger and Cameroon to escape JTF's SoE rampage are not all Christians, etc.

Lebanese Hezbollah thugs just told an Abuja Judge their Oga once had lunch with our Oga at the Villa. Remember the Tuaregs caught in Bayelsa House in Eko City? ...Nigerians (CAN), shine una eyes !!!

Am Put Off By Mr. President

I have always defended d President when muslims cursed every statment he made and whenever he takes an action. I always say Nigerian problem is constituted by Nigerians but it seems the like of Mr President are the worst Nigerians bringing this problem!
Before Mr. President closes his mouth from saying Boko Haram saga is not religious the sect has issued warning to the inhabitants of Bama and Goza saying all civil servants and Christians should live the area.
What does this statement tells u? Did these ppl say anything about muslims? Was a religion mentioned? Yes! Which religion? Christians!
Mr President don't even think of getting Northern Christians vote!

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