They are not a partisan political organization but an assembly of politically-conscious leaders all the same. The Northern Leaders and Stakeholders Assembly (NLSA), a group peopled by men and women of northern extraction and who have played in the big league, politically, is currently on a...
The Arewa Christians and Indigenous Pastors Association has expressed concern over the activities of Fulani herdsmen in the country, saying they have become more vicious since the emergence of Muhammadu Buhari as president.
The religious leaders, while calling on the next administration to form...
The Spokesman of Arewa Consultative Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi has expressed the North’s readiness to debate whether Nigeria should remain as a country or not.
Abdullahi added that some Nigerians believe the regions making up the country were mistakenly put together by the British...
Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan Kukah, has lambasted northern Muslim elite for using religion to hold on to power at the detriment of the region and the country as a whole
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Former vice president Atiku Abubakar has reacted to a disclosure by World Bank president, Jim Yong Kim, that President Muhammadu Buhari sought the institution’s support for Northern states.
In a Facebook post on Saturday, Atiku stated that news of assistance to Nigerians by international...
Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari requested the World Bank to focus on Northern Nigeria because he sees Nigerians from the South and Middle Belt as “low-lifes, vassals and slaves”.
The PDP chieftain lashed out at President Muhammadu Buhari...
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Pius Adesanmi wrote an interesting post on Facebook in response to a note by Kelechi Deca about lack of utilization of other ports in the country outside of Lagos.
In his response, Pius points out the singular obsession of the northern elite to find oil, which in his opinion will then mean the...
The anti Igbo song already in circulation in Northern Nigeria has been 0batained and transcribed by Sahara Reporters.
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First I want to appeal to Almighty Allah to help me in this song not to deviate, these useless children of thieves and unemployed. Igbos in...
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A group, Foundation for Peace Professionals has released a statement about an incitement and hateful song currently being circulated in Northern Nigeria allegedly against the Igbos
''Foundation for Peace Professionals has in its possession, a hate and inciting song, obtained through the social...
A member of the Northern Elders Forum, Usman Bugaje has claimed that there is no oil producing state in Nigeria.
He said Nigeria is the only oil producing state, adding that no state in the country should lay claim to the natural resources.
According to Bugaje who was addressing the elders...
Nigerian traditional ruler, the emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has said the northern Nigeria needs to move on from the 13th century mindset of Islam, noting that the rest of the Muslim world has moved on.
Sanusi said this at Kaduna Investment Forum 2.0. According to him, ‘promoting...
Rich countries are convening in Norway this week to discuss the Nigeria food crisis, few days after world's first famine in six years was declared in South Sudan, Somalia and Yemen.
The United Nations Children’s Fund has said that about 1.4 million children are at “imminent risk” of dying from...
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Prof. Ango Abdullahi, Spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum has said that the North is ready for the dissolution of Nigeria.
The Northern elder made the remark during an interview with Sunday Sun in his farm in Zaria. When asked, ''Is the North really ready for dissolution? ,'' he replied...
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The Hausas of northern Nigeria are mostly Muslims, and there are 14 Muslim-dominated Hausa states in Nigeria, except for Plateau State which is largely Christian and not considered a core Hausa state, and Kaduna State which has equal numbers of Christian-Muslim populations. Some Hausa States are...