The General Secretary, Christian Association of Nigeria, Dr. Musa Asake, is dead.
According to our correspondent,the vocal CAN Scribe died on Friday morning (today) in Abuja after an illness.
The death of Asake came about two weeks after he led a nationwide protest called by CAN against the killing of Christians by suspected Fulani herdsmen.
A former member of the House of Representatives who happens to be his brother, Jonathan Asake, confirmed the death in an interview with some reporters.
A devastated looking Jonathan simply told journalists; “Yes, he died this morning. We are right now in the mortuary. I was with him yesterday (Thursday) in his house.”
The deceased is an indigene of Southern Kaduna and has always been in the front line in the defence of Christianity in Nigeria.
More details later…