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29 Nov 2018
Northern leaders, under the aegis of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), have said that the killing of Nigerian soldiers by the Boko Haram’s insurgents in Melete, Borno State, should be seen as a national disaster, calling on the Federal Government to probe the unfortunate incident with a view to unveiling the truth. The Arewa leaders…
29 Oct 2018
The Kaduna State Government has relaxed the curfew in Kaduna metropolis and environs with immediate effect. A statement yesterday by Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media Publicity, Samuel Aruwan, said: “From (today), Monday, October 29, 2018, the curfew is relaxed from 6.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. daily. Residents of Kaduna metropolis, Kasuwan Magani,…
10 Oct 2018
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has urged Nigerians to thoroughly examine President Muhammadu Buhari and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s candidate, Atiku Abubaker to determine who will better lead the country. It implores Nigerians to eschew sentiments in making their choice in the next political dispensation, saying the country needs a pragmatic leadership that will unite…
7 Oct 2018
Secretary General of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Elder Anthony Sani said the northern forum would be neutral in determining the choice of presidential candidate in 2019. He urged Nigerians to decide President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term ambition by assessing his performances vis a vis his 2015 campaign promises. Based on President Muhammadu Buhari’s performance so…
1 Oct 2018
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) blamed the nation’s woes, after 58 years of Independence, on corruption, insecurity and poor leadership. The northern group said that the First Republic leaders laid a solid foundation for the nation’s development and growth, but expressed regret that the crops of leaders after them plunged Nigeria into the present woes.…
6 Sep 2018
To enhance mobility of students to schools, a non-governmental organisation, The African Cycling Foundation (ACF) has donated bicycles to six students of Ibeju Senior High school as part of its ‘Ride to school’ programme, to reduce the distance students walk from their homes to the school. The ‘Ride to school’ program seeks to empower students…
21 Jul 2018
The remains of former Inspector General of Police (IGP) and Chairman, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Ibrahim Ahmadu Coomasie has been laid to rest in Katsina State. Coomasie’s remains was interred at the Rimin Badawa, Filin Samji graveyard at about 2.30pm after a prayer session was held for him at the GRA central mosque. The ex-IGP…
19 Jul 2018
The death has been announced of the Chairman, Board of Trustees of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and a former Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Coomassie. Alhaji Dahiru Coomassie, a younger brother to the deceased, confirmed the death on Thursday in Katsina. He said that Coomassie died in this evening after a protracted illness at…
25 Mar 2018
The Arewa Consultative Forum, the Northern Elders’ Forum and 16 other groups in the region, yesterday, passed a vote of no confidence in President Muhammadu Buhari and politicians of northern extraction, accusing them of failing to boost security and the economy.
8 Sep 2017
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has commended the Federal Government’s exit from recession.
26 Aug 2017
According to the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) yesterday, in a statement on the withdrawal of the quit notice to the Igbo, the decision was a good development in the interest of peace, unity and corporate existence of Nigeria.
12 Aug 2017
The ongoing effort towards achieving a global status for the Nigerian film industry got a huge boost with the unveiling of the Africa Cinematography Festival of Training Workshops...


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It is no news that social media directly affects our state of mind. Vinton Cerf and Robert Khan who are credited with inventing the Internet probably never considered the psychological impact of their invention. Martin Cooper, who developed the first hand-held phone, also played a part in this by making phones portable, so that we…
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Son Heung-min's double earned Tottenham a point from a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal, as Liverpool moved into second in the Premier League with a 3-1 win over West Ham on Sunday.
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Tottenham came from behind twice to rescue a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal thanks to Son Heung-min's double in Sunday's north London derby.
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In the heart of Nigeria, among the rolling hills and vibrant communities of the Igbo people, lies a treasure trove of textile artistry that has woven its way through generations, preserving culture, history and creativity. Igbo textile works stand as a testament to the indomitable spirit of a people deeply rooted in tradition yet open…
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Real Madrid forward Vinicius Junior was ruled out of the derby clash against Atletico Madrid on Sunday just hours before the match in La Liga.