The Catholic Church Backs Bishop Hassan Kukah, says he spoke Truth to Power - MellonPost

The Catholic Church Backs Bishop Hassan Kukah, says he spoke Truth to Power

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The cathoic church leadership has expresssed its support for the recent statements of the
Bishop of Sokoto diocese Bishop Hassan kukah.
this is coming on the hills of the attacks on the Bishop for his sermon during this christmas season.

In a statement issued on Monday by the National Directorate of Social Communications of the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria in Abuja, The church urged lovers of truth and justice to rise in defense against the attacks on the person of the Bishop for been bold enough to state the obvious truth about the state of the nation in his message.

The Bishop who lamented about the endless of woes of country, has come under attacks on his statement on the fact that he also mentioned that “there is no way any non-Northern Muslim President could have done a fraction of what President Buhari has done by his nepotism and gotten away with it. There would have been a Military coup a long time ago or we would have been at war”

This statement has caused the Buhari led administration to accuse the Bishop of calling for Coup and some northerners condemning and calling for his arrest for speaking in that light.