The Christian Association of Nigeria has requested for Nationwide protest for the justice of Deborah yakubu.
The CAN association has disclosed these in a written form posted below.
They set to protest on 22th May 2022 for justice for Deborah Yakubu,who got killed for blasphemy of Mohammed of Islam.
“A REQUEST FOR NATIONWIDE PEACEFUL PROTEST,CALLING FOR DEBORAH YAKUBU.
I have been directed by the CAN president his eminence Reverend Dr. Sampson Olasupo A Ayokunle to request all church leaders through your various churches to organize a PEACEFUL PROTEST in honor of one of our daughters DEBORAH YAKUBU who was gruesomely murdered on Thursday 12 May 2022 At the shehu Shahari college of Education sokoto in sokoto state by some Islamic extremists.
The protest will take place 22 May 2022 in Afternoon by 3:00 PM in every secretariat of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) national wide and not on the streets in order to avoid further loss of lives. Those without CAN secretariat may use any churche with big premises.
We had to hold placards with some succinct message like WE DEMAND JUSTICE FOR DEBORAH ,NO MORE KILLING IN GODS NAME,ENOUGH IS ENOUGH,POLICE STOP UNPROVOKED KILLING IN NIGERIA CHRISTIANS ARE NOT SECOND CLASS CITIZEN KILLERS OF DEBORAH MUST BE PROSECUTED WE CONDEMN RELIGIOUS KILLING WE SAY NO TO ISLAMIC EXTREMIST
We Urge those who could offend to make use of the traditional media and social media and others can use social media to give it a wide coverage in other to sensitive the whole world.
We also call on Christians In diaspora to join us using our embassies all over the world. The occasion can also be used to pray for Deborah family and friends, peace for the country, victory for the church and godly political leaders in the coming general election Thanks and God bless you all”
If we could recall, a young student Her name was Deborah. She was a Christian student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto State, Nigeria, stoned to death and burned today by her male Muslim peers for “blasphemy”.
She was killed because she spoke against posting of religion stuffs in there group chat. They also alleged that she spoke against prophet Mohammed.She was burned right in front of her father. After the incident,the police arrested those involved which has led to the massive protest today.She was burned right in front of her father.