Osun APC Gives CAN, PDP Knocks Over Criticism Of Islamic Bond

osun-state-governor-rauf-aregbesola-360x270The Osun State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has lampooned the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and the state chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for their tough stance against Sukuk –  the Islamic bond raised by the Rauf Aregbesola administration.

APC which made this known in a statement signed by its state Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy, Mr. Kunle Oyatomi, in Osogbo, the Osun capital on Thursday, said that Gov. Aregbesola had been vindicated with the £323m Sukuk raised by Britain which is not an Islamic state.

Oyatomi accused both CAN and the PDP of being mischievous for arguing that Gov. Aregbesola wanted to Islamise Osun State when he raised the bond.

The APC spokesperson argued that with the Sukuk bond, Britain had now become the first non-Muslim Western country to access the Sukuk, adding that the move was aimed at making the European country a leading Islamic finance hub in the Western hemisphere.

The statement read, “Mischievous Peoples Democratic Party politicians and their Christian Association of Nigeria  surrogates in Osun State should hear this: Great Britain has raised a £323m Sukuk – the Islamic bond, which Gov. Rauf Aregbesola also raised for the State of Osun, but which, according to PDP and CAN in the state, is the governor’s tactics to allegedly Islamise Osun”.

-PUNCH

5 Comments

  • God will expose your hidden agenda in Nigeria. We know the children of who you are, you are only running his agenda. You will surely fail. CAN you are there because of time like this. Don’t give up.

  • I hope Ngige, Rochas & the other A.P.C (Islamic party) members in the east will soon join there counterparts to insult C.A.N. Hope ”umu afo igbo” are reading there tongues, let’s wait for them at the polling booths.

  • CAN hav being ruling nigeria from 1999 and nothing god to write home about. Are dey really CAN or jst some group of capitalist using the name…

  • Josua u ar useless nd u will suffer in ur life do u knw dt CAN ar society dey ar nt real xtian nd 2 osun state 2 se hw dis man dey work fuck u josua nd dinachi let me remind u muslim ar d major states in nigeria nd ur jonatha won d major vote in muslim states nd y u hate muslim,let me tell u dt APC ar nt muslim party bcos d founder of APC nd the majority came 4rm xtian states dinachi just think wise nd calculate it with ur empty head nd u didnt knw wat u ar saying nd don’t mis politics nd religion 2 dis mata,politics nd religion ar diff.so don’t join d society called CAN 2 criticise any religions.in osun state we ar wiser dan wat u ar thinking. finaly remember oduah wish bought 2 armour cars 4 255million,y CAN didnt talk about it.so CAN stop criticise osun state gvt nd go 2 church 2 preach 2 ur fellow members.

  • Am a xtain,& also am nt an indign of d state of osun. I don’t knw y CAN allowed itslf 2 b used in dis kind of thing. Even a blind man knws dat d governor is working, so y d sentiment. D schs involve, hw many fund has CAN or baptist devoted for d development of those schs? Non. So wen u c d person dat care for d masses u al r nw against him. It a shame on u. Think abt d future of ur children. Think abt wat u al stand to gain from dis. Dis is nt abt muslim, it is abt workin 2gather in harmony. Osun a dara oo. Jehovah bless Nigeria in JESUS Name (Amen).

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