Herders crisis caused by poor policy communication, says Imam Onike
Chief Missioner of Nasrul Lahil-L-Fatih Society, NASFAT, Imam Mahroof Abdulazeez Onike has condemned the farmer/herders clashes being experienced in some parts of Nigeria saying it has nothing to do with religion.
Benue suspends three monarchs for allegedly fueling crisis
The Benue State government has suspended three traditional rulers over their alleged roles in the prolonged crisis between Shitile and Ikyurav people of Katsina-Ala Local Government Area.
Ooni meets Buhari, warns of war over security crisis
The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, hinted yesterday that war could break out in the country unless the worsening state of insecurity is curbed. The monarch gave the warning after he met with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
CAN debunks rumours of leadership crisis
Christain Association of Nigeria (CAN) has debunked rumours that its leadership is enmeshed in crisis. There had been a campaign of calumny against the CAN president, Dr. Samson Ayokunle, and attempts to criminalise his person and office.
Edo Assembly crisis: House of Reps committee pledges speedy resolution
The 13-man House of Representatives ad-hoc committee set up to investigate the crisis at the Edo State House of Assembly arrived Benin City on Friday to meet with the disagreeing parties, assuring that the issues would be resolved quickly.
Switzerland says mediating in Cameroon's anglophone crisis
Switzerland on Thursday announced it was mediating in the crisis in two Cameroon regions where anglophones have launched an armed campaign for a separate state from the French-speaking majority. "At the request of the parties, Switzerland is acting as a facilitator in the crisis in north-western and south-western Cameroon," the foreign ministry said in a…
Obaseki, Oshiomhole and matters arising from Edo Assembly crisis
Who, between Governor Godwin Obaseki and Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, the national chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) means well for the peace, progress, and unity of Edo State? That is the major question running through the minds of well-meaning residents of the state. Most of those who predicted the unfolding crisis of confidence between the…
Bayelsa PDP youths warn aspirants against causing crisis
The People’s Democratic Party Youth Network (PDPYN) in Bayelsa State has cautioned governorship aspirants against causing crisis in the party ahead of the November election. The group’s Secretary-General, James Oputin, said that the PDP youths were worried that the activities of some aspirants were affecting the existing unity and strength of the party. Oputin said…
How the crisis in Sudan unfolded
The deadly crackdown by security forces on protesters in Sudan follows a worsening standoff between the ruling military and demonstrators demanding civilian rule. The unrest started in December 2018, when citizens revolted against a tripling of the price of bread. In April, demonstrators launched a sit-in outside army headquarters in Khartoum to demand the departure…
Kogi APC Crisis: Ametuo denies collecting N50m from Bello
The crisis rocking Kogi State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has taken another dimension, as the Hadi Ametuo-led faction of the party has denied collecting N50m bribe, as alleged by some members of the Governor Yahaya Bello-led faction. A statement signed by the factional state Chairman Kogi APC, Hadi Ametuo, and made available…
APC Crisis: Appeal court upholds Erue-led executives in Delta
The crisis rocking the Delta State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) was relaxed yesterday as the Court of Appeal sitting in Benin, yesterday, affirmed the Prophet Jones Erue-led State Working Committee as the legally elected state executives of the party. The affirmation followed an appeal filed by the Erue-led executives against the March…