By: Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja
The National President of Christan Association of Nigeria (CAN), Reverend Samson Olasupo Ayokunle will be visiting Lokoja, the Kogi State Capital for Annual Convention.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Chairman of Protocol, Bolu Obahopo and a copy of which was made available to the newsmen in Lokoja at weekend.
The statement stated that the CAN President who also double as the Head of Baptist Convention of Nigeria, Reverend. Samson Olasupo Ayokunle is expected to attend the38th Annual Congress and 40th Anniversary of Men Missionary Union of the Baptist convention.
No fewer than 3,000 delegates are expected across the country to attend the annual congress, slated for 15th- 18th August 2017 in Lokoja.
The Chairman of Kogi State Christian Association and members of the Baptist Convention are expected to receive the President at Jamata Bridge, along Lokoja- Abuja high way on Tuesday.
While in Lokoja, the CAN President is also expected to pay a courtesy call to the State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello at the Government House in Lokoja.
The Reverend Father will later receive the Royal Ambassadors of the Baptist at the First Baptist Church in Lokoja.