Tag: Northern

Hushpuppi: 31 Northern lawyers set to defend Abba Kyari

No fewer than 31 lawyers have expressed their interest in defending a Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, suspended in connection with a $1.1m...

Tension In Northern Nigeria As Emir Gives Herdsmen 30-Day Ultimatum to...

The emir of Muri Empire in Taraba state, Abbas Njidda Tafida, has given herdsman a 30-day ultimatum to vacate forests within the state.

Falana to Buhari: Old Grazing Reserves Law Applied Only to Northern...

Human rights lawyer, Chief Femi Falana (SAN), says the Grazing Reserves Act of 1964 was only applicable to northern Nigeria in the 1960s.

Northern Legislator Abducted In Kaduna

Ismail Danbaba, a legislator in the Nassarawa House of Assembly, was abducted yesterday Saturday, May 29, 2021. Sources reveal that the lawmaker was...

Northern Irish leader condemns prospect of Brexit violence |

“Those in positions of influence must do all they can to lead people on a path away from violence,” Beattie, who was elected UUP...

Northern group says enemies of North after Pantami

Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa PantamiBy Victor ArjiromanusThe Coalition of North East Groups has said the media is biased in its...

Buhari meets northern governors over insecurity

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met in a closed door with some state governors from the Northern part of the country. The governors,...

PHOTOS: Lalong leads northern governors to Buhari

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Kenya: Farmers in Northern Counties Face Threat of New Locust Swarms

The fight to contain swarms of desert locusts that continue to wreak havoc in several Northern Kenya counties might take longer following the ongoing...

We’re not habouring bandits, herdsmen in Abia cattle market — Northern...

The Northern Community of Umuchieze Cattle Market in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia has refuted the allegation of harbouring bandits, kidnappers, armed...

We are not habouring bandits, herdsmen in Abia cattle market -Northern...

The Northern Community of Umuchieze Cattle Market in Umunneochi Local Government Area of Abia, has refuted allegation of habouring bandits, kidnappers, armed robbers...

Northern community in Abia demands inclusion in Ebubeagu security outfit

By Steve Oko – AbaThe Hausa/Fulani community at the Abia Regional Cattle Market, Lokpanta, has demanded inclusion in Ebubeagu security outfit.This is just...

Chad: U.S., UK Issue Warnings in Face of Rebel Incursion in...

The Chadian army says the offensive in the northern provinces of Tibesti and Kanem is over, with the loss of 300 rebel lives....

2015: Babangida Aliyu lied, not all northern govs worked against Jonathan...

Chairman of the Northern Governors’ Forum and governor of Niger State, Dr. Babangida AliyuBy Nnamdi OjiegoThe claim that all the 19 northern governors...

Britain, EU pin down Northern Ireland protocol issues: Irish minister

The European Union and Britain have isolated 27 different issues in relation to Northern Ireland’s contested post-Brexit trade arrangements, some of which are...

Northern Governors decry Killing of Army personnel in Benue – NEWS...

Northern Governors’ Forum, decries killing of 12 army personnel in Konshisha local Government Area of Benue. Hits: 0The post Northern Governors decry Killing of Army...

2023: Naive politicians think they can foist zoning on North —...

By Luminous JannamikeNorthern Elders Forum, NEF, on Wednesday, called on politicians clamouring for the zoning of the 2023 presidency to the South to...

Insecurity: 6 northern govs unite to fight banditry, terrorism

…Police arrest man, 35, for allegedly killing Chief Imam in NigerBy Wole MosadomiSix governors in the North have joined hands to wage total...

RESTRUCTURING WITHOUT ZONING: Northern Groups not sincere – Afenifere Chieftain

Nigerian FlagBy Dayo JohnsonThe Organising Secretary of the Pan Yoruba Socio-Political Group, Afenifere, Apagun Kole Omololu has faulted the coalition of Northern groups...