First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, CON has received the leadership of the African Biblical Leadership Initiative, ABLI with a call on the organisation and the Christian community in Africa and Nigeria, in particular, to go beyond religious sentiments and tolerate one another.
The delegation which was led by the Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon at her office in the State House Abuja, to sensitise her on the forthcoming 2024 International Conference of ABLI scheduled for October in Nigeria.
Senator Oluremi Tinubu noted that the church must harp more on biblical values, especially for the youth.
The First Lady was of the opinion that the leadership of the ABLI should continue with their various programs as a way of enhancing the spirituality of not only Nigerian Leaders but Africa in general.
Earlier in his remarks, Former Head of State and Leader of the ABLI delegation, General Yakubu Gowon GCFR said the organization seeks to bring about qualitative transformation of African nations through leadership with biblical values.
He noted that the ABLI is a non-partisan organization that is particular about raising a new generation of highly principled leaders with value for Justice, Value for Integrity, value for wisdom and value for social harmony.
The International Conference of the African Biblical Leadership Initiative was instituted in 2010 and has its conference every 2 years with the venue rotated among various African countries.
The last one was held in Rwanda.
Nigeria is hosting the next edition with the theme, ‘Value Based Leadership For Africa’ on the 21st to 25th of October 2024.