Arewa youths say Kalu deserves deputy senate president’s seat
Arewa youths have endorsed the deputy senate presidency bid of former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu, ahead of the inauguration of the 9th National Assembly.
Arewa youths, Atiku supporters task election petition tribunal on fairness, speed
Arewa youths and supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have admonished members of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to be firm, fast, independent and resolute as they handle the complaints of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar arising from the February 23,2019 exercise. They reminded the panel that the judiciary remained the last hope for…
Unifying ethnic, religious, political, economic, youths, and other social groups in Nigeria - Part 2
When he (President Buhari) spoke again on 23 December 2017, he dwelt instead on his pet strategy for keeping himself in office – the blame game. One would have thought that the country’s survival in the face of the threat to its continued corporate existence created by the quit notice and the spate of hate…
Arewa youths threaten to mobilise Nigerians to boycott 2019 polls over insecurity
The Arewa Youth Coalition for Peace (AYCP) has threatened to mobilise Nigerians to boycott the 2019 general elections if the orgy of killings perpetrated nationwide by herdsmen, Boko Haram and other criminal gangs persists.
Group warns against ethnic, regional agitations for peace, development
A non governmental Organisation , Center for Peace and Environmental Justice, CEPEJ, yesterday, warned all ethnic and regional agitators particularly IPOB, Arewa Youths, Niger Delta agitators, Oduduwa Youths and all other shades of agitators not to plunge Nigeria into crisis.
Government, Afenifere, Arewa youths, others disagree over PRONACO
Since the Pro-National Conference Organisation (PRONACO) announced a plan to reconvene its constitutional confab adjourned in 2007, speculations are rife that the Federal Government may have instigated the development to downplay the ongoing demand for the restructuring of the country.
Christian elders decry northern governors’ alleged support for Arewa youths on quit notice
Christian leaders, under the umbrella of Christian Elders Forum, yesterday declared as unfortunate, the alleged support they believed the Arewa Youths Coalition is enjoying from the northern governors.
Suspension of quit notice by Arewa youths not real, say southern leaders
Some southern leaders rose from their meeting in Enugu yesterday with a call on non-indigenes residing in the northern part of the country to return home, saying the suspension of the October 1 quit notice by Arewa youths is not real.
Rescinding quit notice is a step in the right direction, says Atiku
Former Vice President and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has commended the coalition of northern groups and the Arewa Youths Council for rescinding its quit notice to the Igbo resident in the northern part of the country to leave the north by October 1, this year.
Does freedom of speech justify hate speech?
The increasing incidents of inflammatory speeches clearly designed to stoke ethnic and communal hatred has led to calls for legislative intervention by the Nigerian State.
MASSOB, Arewa youths dare FG to re-arrest Kanu
The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and aggrieved members of the Arewa youths yesterday said that any attempt by the Federal government to re-arrest Nnamdi Kanu, for alleged violation of bail conditions would fuel the agitation for Biafra independence.