A female politician, Adebisi Awoniyi, on Monday said her name was substituted as the Social Democratic Party candidate for Yagba Federal Constituency in Kogi in 2019 general elections.
Arewa Consultative Forum
The position of the apex Northern regional body was made known by its Secretary General, Anthony Sani, in an interview with SUNDAY PUNCH
The Arewa Consultative Forum has commiserated with the government and people of Nasarawa state over Monday’s gas explosion in Lafia, that left nine people dead and many injured.
The Board of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, FRCN, has condoled with Katsina State Government over the demise of the former Inspector-General of Police and Chairman, Arewa Consultative Forum, Alhaji Ibrahim Coomassie.
Masari spoke through his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Alhaji Abdu Labaran, on Thursday in Katsina.
The Katsina Emirate Council has expressed shock over the death of Alhaji Ibrahim Coomassie, the Chairman, Arewa Consultative Forum.
Tanko made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Port Harcourt on Friday.
A statement issued by ACF National Publicity Secretary, Mohammed Ibrahim, made available to newsmen in Kaduna, said however that the quick response of the police in arresting some of the suspects was commendable.
National Publicity Secretary of the Forum, Alhaji Muhammad Ibrahim, said in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Kaduna that the ACF was never part of the summit.
THISDAY learnt that a disappointed Saraki was shocked to learn like every other person that it was Baba-Ahmed who read the communiqué of the group and subsequently became uncomfortable with the interpretations which immediately followed it…
The groups, in a communique, said politicians from the region had failed the North because they were unable to address the the problems of the region, especially in security and poverty.
The ACF was reacting to a statement issued by Obasanjo on Tuesday in which he told Buhari to retire home and not seek reelection in 2019
“A case in point is the incessant clashes between herdsmen and farmers that in recent times have assumed a most destabilising dimension which if not managed properly could plunge the nation, particularly the North, into internecine…