Osun - The Christian Association of Nigeria has called on churches in Osun State to donate food stuff and other relief materials to Osun State civil servants presently being owed seven month salaries by the state government, Punch reports.
The Chairman of CAN in Osun State, Rev. Elisha Ogundiya, said in Osogbo on Tuesday that churches should go beyond feeding their congregations with spiritual food, especially at this time but should also rally round to offer them succour.
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He said the workers are going through hardship at the moment because of the delay in payment of their salaries.
He pleaded with Christians to emulate the action of the Good Samaritan in the Bible, who assisted somebody he should not assist ordinarily.
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