The Arewa group has sent a message to the government of Nigeria concerning the Igbos, in a statement signed by the spokesman of the group Audu Ogbeh, the group demanded that the federal government should conduct a referendum for the Igbos if that will bring peace and harmony back to the major owners of the country.
Southerners Are Provoking Us So That We Can React And Make The Country Go Up In Flames- ACF Chairman
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) in a meeting held yesterday accused Southerners of provoking people in the North so that they can react and put the nation in state of crisis. The National Chairman Chief Audu Ogbeh made this known while speaking extensively on the things bedeviling the northern part of Nigeria.
The apex socio-cultural organization representing the interests of ethnic nationalities in northern Nigeria, the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), recently took what many Nigerians consider a surprising stand on the federal government's reintegration policy for repentant Boko Haram terrorists. In the body’s typical style, it gave a direct and brutally frank verdict on the policy.
Audu Ogbeh condemns Igboho's agitation for Yoruba nation Photo Credit: Punch The Pan-Northern socio-political organisation, Arewa Consultative Forum has kicked against reintegrating repentant Boko Haram insurgents into the society. The National Chairman of the Northern body, Audu Ogbeh, said that repentant Boko Haram members are no different from the Igbohos or ESN members and therefore should be prosecuted for the crimes committed against fellow Nigerians.
Ohanaeze Ndigbo and a popular Yoruba group known as Afenifere have made some statements following the allegations from Arewa Forum Consultative Forum (ACF), that the Southerners are provoking people in the North. While speaking to the press, the National leader of ACF "Audu Ogbeh" said that the activities of secessionists in the South has led to the destruction of lives and properties belonging to Northeners.
As Nigerians begin preparations for another election cycle in 2023, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has not left anyone in doubt that it will like to retain power beyond the current regime headed by President Muhammadu Buhari, while the main opposition party, the People Democratic Party (PDA) are also battling to take over the power from the APC.
It was reported yesterday that President Buhari sacked the Agric Minister, Sabo Nanono. After he was sacked, several Nigerians reacted differently. As for me, I really think President Buhari did the right thing by sacking the minister because of what is presently going on in that sector.
Southerners Are Provoking Us So That We Can React And Make The Country Go Up In Flames -ACF Chairman
In a conference conducted yesterday, the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) accused Southerners of provoking people in the North so that they will react and throw the country into chaos. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the National Chairman, stated this while speaking extensively on the issues plaguing Nigeria's northern region.
It is no longer news that several members of the Boko-Haram terrorist group have continued to surrender their arms to the Nigerian Military in Borno state. The development has undoubtedly been received by the public with mixed reactions. To some people, surrendering of these former Boko-Haram fighters is not enough to set them free after several years of attacking and killing innocent Nigerians in the Northeast region.
Following the continuous submission of the Boko Haram insurgents to the troops of the Nigerian Army, there have been a series of questions raised by concerned Nigerians over the possible integration proscribed by the Federal Government. Troops of the Nigerian Army receiving weapons submitted by repentant Boko Haram Commander || Opera News.
THE ACF, or Arewa Consultative Forum, accused individuals in the country's south of inciting the north to set the country on fire. The group urged Nigerians not to lose trust in the country at its National Executive Council meeting in Kaduna, saying the country would overcome its issues.
Governors in the south-east have been praised by the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) for rejecting secessionist agitations in the region. The governors decried the operations of "violent separatist groups" in the south-east and other parts of the country in a statement released following their regional meeting on June 20.
The Sultan of Sokoto has affirmed that the oil in northern Nigeria Is enough to solve the problem of poverty and unemployment rate in the country. Due to the move by the National Assembly to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law, the northern House of Representatives is engaging northern leaders to take a position on the bill.
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) in a meeting held recently pointed accusing fingers at Southerners, alleging that the Southerners are provoking people in the North so that they can react and set the country in state of crisis. The National Chairman of the organisation, Chief Audu Ogbeh made this known while speaking on the issues disturbing the northern part of Nigeria.
The Pan Northern Socio-political organization, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has slammed the Federal Government for reintegrating repentant Boko Haram terrorists into the society. Chief Audu Ogbeh, the National Chairman of the group and former Minister of Agriculture highlighted that the Boko Haram insurgents should prosecuted for the evil and crimes they've committed against Nigerians.
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There Is Enough Oil In The North - Sultan Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria As the National Assembly is moving to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill, the members of the House of Representatives from the North are meeting leaders from the north to take a position on the bill.
The Arewa group has sent a message to the government of Nigeria concerning the Igbo's, in a statement signed by the spokesman of the group Audu Ogbeh, the group demanded that the federal government should conduct a referendum for the Igbo's if that will bring peace and harmony to Nigeria.
The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, said there should be no pity but a full-scale for repentant Boko Haram members, urging the Federal Government not to fall for the surrender overture of the terrorists. The Northern group advised the government to be careful in granting amnesty to the repentant insurgents, noting that the gesture could come back to hunt them.
The PanNorthern social and political organization Arewa Consultative Forum opposes the reintegration of confessed Boko Haram rebels. Audu Ogbeh, the national chairman of the Northern Agency, stated that Boko Haram members who repent are no different from Ibojos or ESN members and should therefore be prosecuted for crimes committed against fellow Nigerians.
Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) reacted after many Boko Haram terrorists laid down their arms and surrendered to Nigerian troops. Photo: Audu Ogbeh (image credit: Punch) Recall that a few days ago, hundreds of Boko Haram members with their families had submitted their weapons to the Nigerian military.