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The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum has cautioned “a certain South West political leader” and “his collaborators in the All Progressives Congress Federal Government” to steer clear of the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, and jettison “the new plot to unleash the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and other anti-corruption agencies in order to intimidate the man.”

It will be recalled that a coalition of Arewa youths had given Igbos living in all the 19 northern states to leave by October 1, 2017, while also calling on northerners living in the south eastern part of the country to also return to the North

I describe this as the conflict between the na-my-brother-dey-there syndrome and the no-be-my-brother reactive tendency. It used to be the case in this country up till the time President Olusegun Obasanjo left in 2007, that whoever held power in Abuja was openly and strongly supported by other Nigerians, regardless of ethnicity or religion