Why Arewa Leader Warned Northerners To Be Careful Over Call For Akpabio To Run For President In 2023
A few days ago, some Northern political leaders gathered in Kano State where they made calls for former Governor of Akwa-Ibom State, Godswill Akpabio to run for President in 2023 according to This Day newspaper. The Senator Godswill Akpabio For Common Good (SGACG) movement led by Mr. Jubril Tafida is working with some Northern political elites to ensure that the North supports Akpabio to succeed President Buhari in 2023.
Banditry is one of the most dangerous issues that the Nigerian government is seriously fighting against, as bandits are killing and kidnapping innocent Nigerians, especially students, for money. On the other hand, anti-open grazing laws by southern governors are also one of the most frequently discussed topics among northern leaders and southern governors.
As Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari prepares for the end of his second term of tenure in 2023, politicians from different parts of the country continue to work hard to produce a president who will succeed President Buhari. Political differences have already erupted between politicians in southern Nigeria and their northern counterparts over the region's 2023 presidential candidate.
The demand for secession by various separatist groups in both the South-East and South West region of the country has left the nation in a state of imbalance. Ordinarily, many would have thought that with the arrest of Nnamdi Kanu, his members would have desisted from their ways and embraced peace, but that has not been the case.
Why Arewa Youth Head Is Right For Saying That The North Has Suffered More Than South Over The Years.
It was reported today that the leader of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, Yerima Shettima, stated it clearly that the North has suffered for over the years, more than the south, yet they are not agitating to destroy Nigeria. The AYCF leader made it known that the situation in the North West or North East today can't be compared with the situation in the south west and south east regions.
Nnamdi Kanu, Igboho should be decisively dealt with – Arewa youths back Buhari The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, or AYCF, has stated that those advocating for Nigeria's disintegration must be dealt with harshly. Photo Credit: Dailypost The AYCF's National President, Yerima Shettima, made the remark while supporting President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to deal with agitators such as Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and Sunday Igboho.
Today's Headlines:Photo Of Kanu In Courtroom For His Trial; Youths Vow To Help Tinubu Succeed Buhari
Breaking: Nnamdi Kanu arrives courtroom for his trial [photos] Detained leader of the Indegenious People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has arrived the Federal High Court Abuja for his re-arraingment. Kanu, who wore a white Fendi designers clothe, was ushered into the courtroom at exactly 10am by security operatives.
Defection: Ignore Fani-Kayode's mischievous claims on Gov Ugwuanyi - Onoh Chairman of Enugu Capital Territory Development Authority, ECTDA, Dr Josef Onoh has refuted the insinuation by Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode that Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi is among some governors of the Peoples Democratic party, PDP, expected to defect to the All Progressives Congress, APC, sooner than later.
Arewa leader laments killings in South east : Leader of Arewa in the South, Alhaji Musa Saidu has expressed worries over killings in the South East, recalling that several appeals he made in the past to some prominent Igbo leaders to condemn the alleged violent activities of the Independent People of Biafra , IPOB, were ignored .
It appears that some people have had enough of the negative effects the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Although, IPOB was proscribed, yet the members of the group still engage in some activities with the Sit-At-Home order being one of the most troubling things they do.
Ahead of the 2023 General Elections, some prominent politicians, opinion moulders and pressure groups have been contributing their voices to the possibility of who should, probably, become the next president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Photo: Arewa, culled from the Vanguard Also, some prominent politicians, opinion moulders, pressure groups and regional leaders have been agitating for the region may may likely produce the next president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
It is no longer news that the outlawed IPOB has asked Benue and Kogi residents to join their unlawful sit-at-home protest. However, Middle Belt people should listen to the stern warning issued by Arewa Youth against the outlawed IPOB. What did they say? The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has kicked against the appeal by the outlawed IPOB for the Middle Belt people to join its sit-at-home campaign, warning that anyone caught would regret it.
The National President of the Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, Yerima Shettima, has expressed support for Buhari's handling of Nnamdi Kanu and Sunday Igboho. He extended his support to anyone whose actions or pursuits result in the loss of life or property. Many people would find Yerima's submission repugnant.
In the quest to embrace modernization and encourage the fast development of both the country's economy and her infrastructure, a group of Northern coalition under the aegis of Arewa Youths Consultative Forum (AYCF) has today backed the Southern governors' decision to end open grazing in the whole of the Southern region.
The federal government of Nigeria has been trying to maintain law and order across the country amidst security challenges. Photo credit: Daily Post The Buhari-led government has often reiterated that the people have right to peaceful demonstration but when such demonstration turns violent, the government has to intervene and bring it under control.
The National President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF Yerima Shettima has said that those whose are agitations are endangering the lives of Nigerians should be dealt with in line with Buhari's directive. Shettima particularly faulted the approach taken by IPOB in fighting for secession. The Arewa Youth President made this statement during an interview with Sahara Reporters.
While delivering the speech yesterday, the president of Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari, made it clear that the system would no longer tolerate any group that threatens the peace of the country. The President Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, Yerima Shettima, applauds the president for this statement, and he mentioned some vital points that every Nigerian needs to know.
Arewa youths under the auspices of North-East Progressive Youth Assembly (NPYA), have warned leaders of the region against an imminent collapse of the economy of the region. Hungry children in the North A statement released by the group's Chairman, Sabiu Tirmizi, warned that unless the States in the region improve their Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) efforts and set up a public bank to service the economy of the zone, poverty, unemployment and insecurity would remain with the region for long.
For quite a long period of time now, Northern Nigeria has been plagued with a lot of security challenges ranging from Boko Haram insurgency in North Eastern Nigeria down to armed banditry in Northwest. This lingering issue of armed banditry has led to the death of many innocent Nigerians.
Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Abubakar Gumi has been told by the National President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF), Alhaji Yerima Shettima, that bandits should not be made to feel they are important to deserve amnesty. Shettima said this in an interview with Sun Newspaper, noting that he does not agree with the Kaduna-based cleric on how bandits should be treated.