Category: Politics

Again, ACF Rejects 2014 National Confab, El-Rufai Reports

•  Afenifere, Ohanaeze insist on implementation As the agitation for the implementation of reports of the 2014 National Conference and the Governor Nasir El-Rufai Committee rages, the main Northern socio-cultural groups in Nigeria, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has again expressed its objection to any attempt to retable the recommendations. But their counterparts in South, Afenifere […]

Funke Olakunrin: Death of Fasoranti’s daughter, tragic sad – Osinbajo says as he visits Afenifere leader

Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo this morning arrived the residence of the Afenifere leader, Pa Reuben Fasoranti, over the murder of his daughter, Mrs Funke Olakunrin along Benin-Sagamu on Friday last week by suspected herdsmen. The Vice President, who arrived at 9:10am, was accompanied by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State and Special Adviser to […]

Ohanaeze youths give Miyetti Allah, herdsmen ultimatum to stop moving with cattle in Igboland

The Ohanaeze Youth Council worldwide, OYC, on Friday warned herdsmen to stop moving around bushes and farmland across the South East from July 20, 2019. The youths warned of severe consequences if herdsmen are caught moving around bushes and farmlands with their cattle. In a statement signed by its President General, Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, OYC […]

Fulani herdsmen blast Buhari govt for planning Ruga implementation in Southern Nigeria

The Kulen Allah Cattle Rearers Association of Nigeria (KACRAN) has come hard on the federal government for planning to implement the now-suspended Ruga Settlement programme to southern part of Nigeria “which has nothing to do with pastoralism”. The KACRAN National President, Khalil Mohammed Bello, who spoke on Friday in a statement made available to DAILY […]