2023: Bishop Of Ogoja Catholic Church Urges Nigerians To Vote Wisely And Protect Their Vote

In Breaking News, Podcast, Politics

By Mary Bassey

Listen To The Report

The Bishop of Ogoja Catholic Church Diocese of Cross River State, Dr. Donatus Etim has called on Nigerians to come out to vote, protect their votes and choose their leaders wisely.

In a video obtained by CrossRiverWatch, the Bishop urged Nigerians to rise up and reclaim the country through their votes.

He said, “Jesus courageously and happily went into Jerusalem to embrace his mission and his destiny because the hour had come.

“Now the hour has come for all Christians and all persons of goodwill in Nigeria to stand up, walk into the society and the various aspects of governance and lives in Nigeria, and embrace our mission and destiny for a better Nigeria.

“We should not allow ourselves to be led sheepishly, by some selfish, bigoted, corrupt religious and political leaders who will ignore our wishes and impose injustice and perpetuation of corruption.

“While we are preparing for the election, let us all rise, register to vote, come out to vote, protect our votes, choose our leaders. These able men are now busy meeting and they are already planning which Barabbas, a corrupt thief like themselves, to impose on us through INEC, Pilate.

“We must resist this, we want an honest  hardworking Nigerian who has shown the capacity for governance and transparency, irrespective of where he is coming from, and support him to lead us.”

He went on to say, “We reject Barabbas, we choose Jesus, we reject corrupt leaders, we choose honest men and women. This is the time whether they’re caucuses or whether they are stakeholders,  we know they’re corrupt selfish evil men, most of them.

“If you say you are not one of them and you find yourself there to be Joseph of Arimathea and speak out, Nigerians have suffered enough, we have suffered enough and the time for real change is now,  our destiny is in our hands and nobody can claim or pretend not to be concerned.

“God is still with us, he needs us to go into the settings, he needs us to go into the streets, he needs us to transform our lives,” he said.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Cross River Journalists Inducted Into Institute Of Chartered Mediators And Conciliators

By Patrick Obia Cross River journalists and peace advocates – Efio-Ita Nyok and Ukorebi Esien have been inducted as

Read More...

Calabar Businessman, Bet9ja Bicker Over Inability To Withdraw ₦650,000 Won Using Bonus

By Jonathan Ugbal A businessman, Mr. Cletus Uyah based in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, and a betting

Read More...

Governor Ayade And The Peril Of Ad-hoc Populism… BY AGBA JALINGO

Populism in its most basic definition is simply a political approach that strives to appeal to ordinary people who

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now