Primate of the Anglican Church in Nigeria, Most
Reverend Bishop Nicholas Okoh has warned
members of the clergy involved in homosexual act
to resign or risk being disgrace out of the
communion. Okoh handed the warning yesterday,
at the opening ceremony of the All Anglican Clergy Conference holding at the premises of Benue State
University (BSU) in Makurdi.
During the event attended by Benue State
Governor, Samuel Ortom, the Primate reiterated the
anti-gay stand of the Anglican Communion and
advised members of the clergy, who have gay
tendencies to resign their position honourably or
risk being disgraced.
The primate also advised the clergy not to charge
money for services rendered to members of the
public, saying those found culpable would be
sanctioned in accordance with church laws. At
least, 15,000 pastors and 200 bishops from across
the country are attending the one week long conference.