The General Secretary, Christian Association of Nigeria, Dr. Musa Asake, is dead.
Asake died on Friday morning May 11, in Abuja after an illness.
The death of Asake came about two weeks after he led a nationwide protest called by CAN against the killing of Christians by suspected Fulani herdsmen.
His death was confirmed by his brother and former member of the House of Representatives, Jonathan Asake.
Jonathan who spoke in tears on Friday said, “Yes, he died this morning. We are right now in the mortuary. I was with him on Thursday in his house.”
This is coming less than 2 months after the Taraba State Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Rev. Ben Ubeh was crushed dead by a truck along the Zing-Yola road in a mysterious circumstances.
Ubeh died in the early hours of Sunday March 25, on his way to Yola for an official engagement, weeks after leading a protest against the killings by Fulani Herdsmen