Arewa leaders urge states to adopt livestock transformation plan
Arewa leaders under the umbrella of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) have advised the 36 states to key into the National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP), just as they commended the initiative...
ACF scribe, Sani, urges Buhari to petition AU over assault
The Secretary-General of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Anthony Sani, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to petition the African Union (AU) over the attack by South Africans on Nigerians before it degenerates into a diplomatic crisis.
Rising voices of socio-cultural groups as alternate regional governments
Increasingly, Nigeria may have started a gradual return to the old regional framework upon which the country gained independence. This is more so with the rising stridency of voices from the regional blocks that not only make input to the national discourse but vehemently act as opposition to the centrist government in Abuja.
Obasanjo working to cause acrimony in Nigeria – ACF
Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) on Wednesday accused former President Olusegun Obasanjo of deliberately attempting to cause division and acrimony along religious, ethnic and regional lines in the country.
To allow RUGA is to surrender to worse fate suffered by Hausas
Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, in this interview with LEO SOBECHI, says the climate of insecurity and bloodletting in Nigeria shows the country is beyond redemption, stressing that the conflict in values in the country precipitated Brexit from the European Union.
Arewa leaders task FG on measures to ameliorate plight of Fulani Herdsmen
The Arewa leaders, under the aegis of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) have called on the Federal Government to immediately initiate measures that will ameliorate the sufferings of the Fulani herdsmen since President Muhammadu Buhari suspended the RUGA policy. According to the northern socio-cultural group, the decision of the government to suspend Ruga is a welcome…
Why we back plan to settle Fulani herders, by governement, ACF
While the controversy rages over its plan to settle herders, the presidency has reeled off reasons why this move has become inevitable. The defence of the scheme, also referred to as Ruga, came from Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu.
Arewa Leaders condemn N19.8 Billion welcome package for new NASS members
Arewa leaders, under the aegis of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), have condemned the move to pay the new legislators of the National Assembly a whopping sum of N19.8billion as welcome package, saying it is an unpatriotic act that undermines the present reality of the country and the poverty-ridden citizens. ACF, in a statement issued by…
Fulani radio station, another gaffe
By its strange decision to establish a radio station with nationwide-and possibly beyond-coverage for the relatively small Fulani population to which, it must be noted Nigeria’s leader belongs, this administration has again put itself squarely in the centre of a most avoidable controversy, besides providing another ammunition to its detractors. This is one distraction and…
Miyetti Allah denies alleged threat to attack Southeast governors
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has denied recent reports that it allegedly threatened to attack the South...
Kaduna CAN, ACF urge support for move against kidnappers, others
Members of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and the Christians Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Kaduna State have urged Nigerians to practically support the fight against the insecurity in the country.
Arewa leaders mourn Justice Nasir, extol his virtues
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has extolled the qualities of the former President of Appeal Court, Justice Mamman Nasir, who died, yesterday, at the age of 90. Nasir was a member of the ACF Board of Trustees (BoT) and former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Northern Nigeria before he later became President of…