Matthew Hassan Kukah

Former military Head of State and head of the National Peace Committee (NPC) General Abdulsalami Abubakar (L) arrives with Catholic Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah to witness the signing of peace accord, a commitment to peaceful elections by all contestants ahead of next November 6 governorship election in Akwa, Anambra State in southeast Nigeria, on November 4, 2021. - Nigeria's southeast Anambra state holds elections for local governor's office on NOvember 6, 2021 in a ballot being widely watched as barometer for the country's 2023 presidential vote. More than 30,300 police have been dispatched to secure the state where separatist tensions have been on the rise and the vote will test electoral authorities abilities to organise a ballot in difficult circumstances. (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP)

2023: National Peace Committee decries hateful attacks, asks politicians to sign peace accord

National Peace Committee (NPC) has expressed concern over communication among political actors, their publicity agents, spokespersons and media consultants, ahead of 2023 electioneering.
2 years ago
Celebrant, Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rev. Father Matthew Hassan Kukah and former President Goodluck Jonathan at the 70th birthday of Kukah in Sokoto… yesterday.

Be vigilant, Nigeria sliding into dictatorship, Jonathan warns

Former President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday passed a verdict that Nigeria’s democracy is gradually drifting towards dictatorship, insisting that all hands must be on deck to save the nation’s democracy.
2 years ago

The mistake of 2015

Shortly before his painful demise some ten years ago, the incomparable Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) sports reporter, Yinka Craig, had sent Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah a quaint e-mail.
2 years ago

Nigerians have never had it so good

“With all the happenings in Nigeria, if the president, his friends, and spokesmen believe that Nigeria is doing well, it’s either they do not live in Nigeria or perhaps reside in another
3 years ago
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