Lagos - Hajiya Amina Sambo, the wife of Vice
President, Namadi Sambo, appealed to women religious leaders to pray for peace
in the country ahead of the general elections.
“Peace is a very important issue that we must all
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This is because it is the most essential factor for
development. Where there is no peace, there will be no development,” she said
in Abuja after meeting delegations of the Kaduna Chapters of the Christian
Association of Nigeria Women (CAN) and Federation of Muslim Women Associations
of Nigeria (FOMWAN).
Her call comes amid inter-party tensions, particularly
the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) of her husband, and the All
Progressives Congress (APC), ahead of next month’s polls.
There has been a surge of terror in recent months.
- CAJ News