The Chief of Staff, Protestant Chaplain Services Directorate, Nigerian Army, The Rt. The Reverend (Lt. Col.) Joseph Njoku has said that Nigeria needs the right leadership to give it a sense of direction and rescue it from its current challenges.

The military officer, according to a statement on Sunday, said this during the Anchor Leadership Academy graduation and inaugural convocation held in conjunction with the Anchor International Academy of Youth and Adolescent Work at the West African Theological Seminary, in Ipaja, Lagos. .

Njoku said: “Nigerians cannot pretend to admit that the country is safe with the challenges of kidnapping, armed robbery, banditry and terrorism plaguing the country, along with the ugly state of the economy. So the country needs the right leadership to give it a sense of direction.”

In his address, Anchor International Outreach Ministry President, Pastor Bolarinwa Omotosho, noted that “The church is the solution to Nigeria’s ills today and if leaders can free their members who have the pedigree to participate in politics and are supported , the country would experience a positive change in Nigerian politics.”

For his part, the Chairman of the Governing Council, WATS, Rev. Emmanuel Oluwayemi, called for a new generation of leaders, adding that the current leaders have failed the country.

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