The National
Ecumenical Centre
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For the peace of our Nation
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" The mysterious spirit of generosity which possesses us at all times, is the afterglow of Calvary"

The Church of God shall march forward and the gates of hell shall not prevail.

His Eminence Rev (Dr.) Samson

National Ecumenical Centre

The National Ecumenical Centre symbolizes a central place of worship for all Christians in Nigeria. This Headquarters of the Christian Association of Nigeria is also located here at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja

Inter-denominational Services

Special services, thanksgiving, worship and prayers are held regularly to mark national events at different times of the year. A unifying point for all Christians from all denominations in Nigeria to call on God and pray for the peace of the Nation

Government & Nation Building

The Christian Association of Nigeria ensures adequate representation and involvement in Nation building and welfare of the Christian community

Resources & Publications

A collection of soul lifting articles, resources, e-books and publications with rich content

Objectives of CAN

MOTTO: "That they all may be one" John 17:21


To promote understanding, peace and unity among the various people and strata of society in Nigeria through the propagation of the Gospel.


To act as liaison committee by mean of which it's member- Churches can consult together and when necessary make common statement and take common action.


To serve as a basis of response to the unity of the Church especially as contained in our Lord's pastoral prayer that they all may be one - John 17:21


To act as watch person of the Spiritual and moral welfare of the nation.

National Officers

Meet the National Officers of the Christian Association of Nigeria.

Heads of Blocs

Archbishop Augustine Akubeze

President Catholic Bishops Council

Most Rev. (Dr.) Fubara Fubara-Manuel

President, Christian Council of Nigeria

Elder Napo Emuchay

Regional President, OAIC

National Directors

Rt. Rev(Dr) R.B.C Nwankwo

Planning, Research and Strategy

Rev. Gideon Shagba

Ecumenism & Inter-faith

Pastor (Barr.) Omonuwa Ogiemudia

Education, Youth/Women Dev.

Barrister Comfort Chigbue

Legal & Public Affairs

Rt. Rev Dr. S.T.V Adegbite

National Issues and Social Welfare

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