The President, Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, His Eminence, Rev Dr Samson ‘Supo Ayokunle, has congratulated Rev Yakubu Pam on his appointment as the Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christian Pilgrims Commission, NCPC, by President Muhammadu Buhari.
This is contained in a statement signed the Special Assistant Media and Communications to the CAN President, Pastor Adebayo Oladeji,
The statement pledges the Association readiness in supporting the new Executive Secretary whenever and wherever the need arises especially in prayers.
It also commended President Muhammadu Buhari for approving the appointment of Rev Yakubu Pam as the Executive Secretary of Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission ,NCPC,.
According to the statement Until his appointment, Rev Pam was the Chairman of
the Plateau State Christian Pilgrims Board.
As an ordained Minister, Rev Pam brings to the position more than 30 years of leadership experience in the Christian community, coupled with a deep understanding of promoting inter-religious harmony and conflict resolution in the northern parts of the country.
The cleric has held many leadership positions in the Church, including Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) of Northern Nigeria, which includes the 19 Northern States and Abuja from 2016 to date, Vice President, Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, 2013 to date and District Superintendent, Jos mainland Assemblies of Nigeria, 2010 to date.
It further states that he also served as Chairman, Plateau State Inter-Religious Council; and Chairman, Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Committee, Plateau State.
Born on 20th February, 1960 in Gyel, Jos South LGA of Plateau State, Rev Pam holds a first degree in Christian Education.
His appointment takes effect from 26th June, 2020 for a period of five years.