Senator representing the Kogi west senatorial district, Dino Melaye on Thursday urged Christian leaders and politicians on the need to always speak the truth in their respective society.
Africa News24 reports that Melaye made this known during a discussion with leaders of the Christian Association Of Nigeria (CAN) at the General Assembly of the Christian body.
Melaye said he was not afraid to speak the truth to the leadership of the nation and propagate the gospel of Christ.
He admonished Christian leaders on the need to always speak the truth to the government, saying that for them to keep silent in an unjust society was a crime.
In his words: “I am not afraid to speak the truth, and propagate the gospel of Christ, Christian politicians are supposed to be light to this country and we are not to support darkness.