Mangochi Diocese of the catholic has called upon youths in the diocese to desist from the any act of violence’s as the campaign period is in progress.
This was said by Father Raphael Mkuzi who is the diocese’s communications officer.
“We feel it is important as a church to advise our followers, especially youths, to handle themselves responsibly during this period. We have heard of acts of violence here and there, even before the campaign period was officially opened. This is not welcome and we appeal to the youth, especially in the catholic and beyond to distance themselves from this act”, he said.
He said the church looks at a human being as a spirit and body; hence, it has a responsibility to take care of it by preaching the word of God and ensuring that there is quality leadership.
Mkuzi also said the catholic church is fully equipped to reach out to many with electoral messages.
Catholic is one of the churches in the country that is having many followers.