The Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Ovwigho Igbuya on Thursday urged the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to continue to play its role in the structural uplifting and welfare of the people.
He also urged CAN, Delta State Chapter to play a part in the development of the state especially in the areas of education and health.
Igbuya spoke in Asaba at the 2015 State CAN Day.
Represented by his Chief of Staff, Barrister Alfred Eshibogwu, Igbuya charged those in government at the various levels to make themselves accountable to the electorate.
“The PDP government is doing things right in Delta State”
Igbuya who scored Governor Ifeanyi Okowa’s administration high appealed to members of CAN to pray for the good government and development of Nigeria.
He urged clergymen present to promote the glory of God, by encouraging the growth and unity of the Churches and helping them to lead the nation and her people to partake of Christ Salvation and all its fruits.
He also appealed to the leadership of CAN to join in remolding the character of the youths in the country, particularly Delta State.
“The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) needs to play a bigger role. It must promote youth development and provide opportunities for youth to enhance their interests, skills, and abilities. It should do more in the area of training our youths” he counselled.