The Arewa Consultative Forum says it is deeply touched by the killing of innocent persons and destruction of property by armed bandits in some communities in Igabi and Giwa local government areas of Kaduna State and other parts of the country.
The National Publicity Secretary of ACF, Alhaji Muhammad Ibrahim, in a statement equally appealed to the Federal and State Governments to fish out perpetrators of the dastardly act and bring them to justice.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the ACF was set up in March 2020 following the infusion of the Turaki Committee, Northern Elders Forum and the Unity and Development Foundation to form the regional bloc.
The Arewa Consultative Forum on Wednesday urged Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, to concede victory, having lost the February 23 presidential election.
The pan-Northern socio-political organisation, Arewa Consultative Forum, has told President Muhammadu Buhari to institute a probe into the killing of nearly 100 soldiers by Boko Haram Terrorists in Metele, Borno State last week.
This is contained in a statement issued in Kaduna by Alhaji Muhammad Ibrahim-Biu, ACF National Publicity Secretary, made available to the News Agency of Nigeria.
The National Publicity of the ACF, Alhaji Muhammad Ibrahim, in a statement on Tuesday in Kaduna also commiserated with the immediate family of the deceased
The Arewa Consultative Forum has berated a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande, for accusing the North…
The forum, in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Mohammed Ibrahim, said such threats were uncalled for in a democratic setting, which allowed Nigerians the right to choose their leaders
Recent successes by the Nigerian Military against the raging insurgency in the North-East seem to inspire confidence that the nation can, after all halt the loss life of innocent persons and of territory to a needlessly protracted conflict
The monarch, who said Northerners have contributed immensely to the prevailing peace in his Kingdom, irrespective of their ethnic, political and religious backgrounds, maintained that this remains the only way that insurgency could be checked
Ibrahim said the selection of Sanusi by the Kano Emirate kingmakers was an act destined by Allah, who alone gives leadership to whoever He wishes
The National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Muhammad Ibrahim, said this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Kaduna
A statement issued in Kaduna by its National Publicity Secretary, Muhammad Ibrahim, and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria, said the onshore/offshore dichotomy must be revisited to ensure that states were not shortchanged
The new officers were ratified at the Annual General Assembly meeting of the forum held in Kaduna at which the names of members of the Board of Trustees and National Executive Committee were also presented
The ACF said calling off the five-month-old strike would be in the best interest of students, parents and the educational system
Anthony Sani, the ACF National Publicity Secretary, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Kaduna while reacting to the announcement by President Goodluck Jonathan on the setting up of an advisory committee on the proposed National Conference
A statement by the ACF spokesman, Anthony Sani, said the strike had brought untold hardship on students, parents and the education sector and needed to be called off
The ACF said in a statement in Kaduna on Sunday in its reaction over the threat barring Atiku Abubakar from entering into the Niger Delta region, that the ex-militants are by their misguided action crossing the fiducial mark that is alien to democratic tenets
The decision was contained in a statement issued by the ACF’s Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Fati Ibrahim, after its National Executive Council meeting chaired by Alhaji Aliko Mohammed in Kaduna