Tag: groups

ACF, NEF, 15 Northern groups to Buhari, governors: North sinking under your watch

From Noah Ebije, Kaduna Seventeen Northern groups, including Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and Northern Elders Forum (NEF) have vented their anger on President Muhammadu Buhari, governors as well as federal…

Yoruba Groups Fix June 12 For Self-Determination Referendum

Some Yoruba groups advocating self-determination have fixed June 12 for referendum to determine whether Yoruba people want to remain in Nigeria or become an independent sovereign state. The groups said…

Tension grips Anambra as cult groups clash

By Nwanosike Onu, Awka Okija in Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State was on Saturday gripped by tension  following the killing of two persons in what was described as…

Groups caution Fayemi over adoption of FG’s livestock programme

Two groups, Ekitiparapo Lagos and Ekitipanupo Forum have cautioned Governor Kayode Fayemi over the adoption of the Federal Government’s livestock transformation programme. The groups expressed worries that the governor could…

Civil Society Groups, PDP, Others Want Yahaya Bello Prosecuted Over Alleged Diversion of N300 Billion

… Gov’s Aides Avoid Response The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to immediately commence investigation on Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello,…

Appointment of Appeal Court Justices: Regional groups cries foul, accuse FJSC of excluding Christian judges from list

From Godwin Tsa, Abuja Four regional groups representing the Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum has accused some perceived politicians at the Federal Judicial Service Commission (FJSC) of compromising the…

Insecurity: Groups, persons fueling crisis, says Northern Elders Forum

By Gbenga Omokhunu, Abuja Tackles Yoruba elders To meet with governors over herdsmen saga The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) on Friday accused some groups and persons of fueling tension for…

Insecurity: Some groups, persons fueling crisis – Northern Elders

Tackle Yoruba elders To meet with governors over herdsmen saga By Gbenga Omokhunu, Abuja Following the herdsmen crisis in the country, the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) on Friday alleged that…

BREAKING: Pandemonium As NURTW Rival Groups Clash In Obalende Area Of Lagos (video)

A clash between rival groups of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, has left Obalende area of Lagos State in pandemonium. The clash broke out on Thursday morning….

● Rival groups threaten protests over Lekki Toll Gate

By Emmanuel Oladesu, Deputy Editor; Robert Egbe and Alao Abiodun Police barricade Lagos Judicial Panel venue Nothing must happen to #OccupyLekkiTollGate protesters, says Kanu APC warns troublemakers to stop inciting…

● Farmers-herders conflict: Groups tell Ortom to stop attacking Buhari

By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom, has been advised to face the myriad of violent criminal activities under his watch instead of persistently attacking President Muhmmadu Buhari….

● Poor health facilities: NANS, other youth groups threaten to ground Nigeria

From Fred Ezeh, Abuja   The National Youth Council of Nigeria(NYCN), National Association of Nigerian Students(NANS), Nigerian Youth Union (NYU), and other college students’ unions and youth groups have threatened…

Arewa groups accuse Kukah of destroying national integration with Christmas message

The Coalition of Northern Groups, (CNG), has expressed concern over what it claims is an attempt to destroy the quest for national integration by Reverend Father Mathew Hassan Kukah of…

BREAKING: Northern Groups Begin Protest In Katsina Over Schoolboys’ Abduction

The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) on Thursday embarked on a protest in Katsina State to force the government to rescue hundreds of students kidnapped from Government Science Secondary School,…

Join groups to get access funds, NASSI urges MSMEs

By Charles Okonji   As part efforts towards mitigating funding issues, the Nigerian Association of Small Scale Industrialists (NASSI) has urged Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to register with…