Arewa Consultative Forum
Northern CAN knocks MURIC for linking Christianity with kidnapping, banditry
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the 19 Northern States and Abuja yesterday faulted the Muslim Rights Concerned (MURIC) for linking Christianity with kidnapping, banditry and other crimes in the country.
Sowore: I stand with DSS
The arrest and detention of Omoyele Sowore have set off another round of debates for Nigerians. Many believe that he should have been allowed to go on with his protests since dissent and disagreements are an integral part of democracy.
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 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…
ACF urges FG to declare war against kidnappers, armed bandits
Arewa leaders have asked the federal government to take military offensive to the habitats of criminals to end their activities in all parts of 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…
'I will try and work even harder', says Buhari
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that he will work harder in his second term as president. Buhari gave the assurance on Wednesday when he received the leadership of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) on a courtesy visit in Abuja. The president, who campaigned on security, improving the economy, creating jobs, fighting corruption and…
Of blood-stained elections and flawed victories
According to John Donne, 17thCentury Jacobean metaphysical poet-cleric, “any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind; and therefore...