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POLITICS

Why The Northern Region Wanted To Break Away From Nigeria In 1954

The history of secession in Nigeria is very clear. Nigeria planned to get their independence by 1954, but the North, fearing the educational and technological advancement of the South vis-a-vis the North, opposed the move for independence and threatened to secede from Nigeria if the independence move succeeds.

  2 months ago ago
Why The Northern Region Wanted To Break Away From Nigeria In 1954

MILITARY

9 Military Coups In Nigeria's History And The Executors Of The Coups

A Coup is the forceful take over of the government by the military. A Military coup can either be violent or non-violent. There are nine military coups in the history of Nigeria. They happened between 1966 and 1993. 1. The January 16, 1966 coup This was the genesis of the coup and military rule in Nigeria.

  5 months ago ago
9 Military Coups In Nigeria's History And The Executors Of The Coups

POLITICS

2023 Presidency: Two Political Gladiators That May Emerge From The North-Central

Since the start of the Fourth Republic in 1999, The North Central is the only zone in the Northern Region yet to produce both President and Vice-President. As agitations are mounting ahead of the 2023 General Elections, There are Two Political Gladiators from the Geo-political Zone whom the people may support for Presidency.

  2 months ago ago
2023 Presidency: Two Political Gladiators That May Emerge From The North-Central

POLITICS

3 Mistakes Sheik Gumi Is Making As A Negotiator Which He Needs To Stop Immediately

The Northern Region has been affected by constant kidnappings and attacks by some daredevil bandits who have decided to unleash terror and darkness in the region, especially on students. Since December 2020, when about 300 students of the Kankara boys secondary school in Katsina state were abducted by the Bandits, it has almost become a weekly affair with other locations witnessing the same dark tales.

  6 months ago ago
3 Mistakes Sheik Gumi Is Making As A Negotiator Which He Needs To Stop Immediately

RELIGION

Could The Decision Of Muslims In Zaria To Invoke Allah's Mercy And Make Sacrifices End Banditry?

The supremacy of God is something that can't be denied, He always has the final say because all power belongs to Him. It's no doubt that prayer is the best way to channel our problems to God as it remains the master key. There have been several cases in which people unlocked their blessings and invoked the mercy God yielded positive results.

  7 months ago ago
Could The Decision Of Muslims In Zaria To Invoke Allah's Mercy And Make Sacrifices End Banditry?

SOCIETY

CAN Issue A Statement In Response To The Slaughter Of 35 People Zangam Village In Plateau State

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has issued a statement in response to the slaughter of 35 people in Yelwa Zangam village in Plateau State's Jos North Local Government Area. Photo Credit To Google Bandits raided the community in the early hours of Wednesday, burning several family members alive and shooting at others, according to Naija News.

  4 months ago ago
CAN Issue A Statement In Response To The Slaughter Of 35 People Zangam Village In Plateau State

POLITICS

2 Reasons The Northern Region Should Not Be Blamed For Insisting on The 2023 Presidency

There is no doubt that the issue of where that next President of Nigeria should come from, is currently one of the keenly debated topics in the country. With the 2023 presidential election remaining less than two years from now, the North and Southern regions have continued to insist on producing the country’s next President.

  3 months ago ago
2 Reasons The Northern Region Should Not Be Blamed For Insisting on The 2023 Presidency

POLITICS

Opinion : Why President Muhammadu Buhari Should Create A Federal Ministry For The Northerners

Insecurity in the Northern region of Nigeria is one of the major concern for the Federal Government and the Government at the state and local levels. (Photo Credit - Guardian Newspaper) The increasing rate of terrorism and banditry has led to the death of many people while thousands of people are in internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps.

  6 months ago ago
Opinion : Why President Muhammadu Buhari Should Create A Federal Ministry For The Northerners

POLITICS

How the Eastern and Mid-Western Nigeria rejected the 1962/63 population census

A population census was conducted in Nigeria in 1962, but a volley of criticisms followed the outcome of the result. Some people claimed it was rigged and should be cancelled. The government had to cancel it and another one was proposed in 1963. A Census Board was set up under the authority of the prime minister, to handle the 1963 population census.

  4 months ago ago
How the Eastern and Mid-Western Nigeria rejected the 1962/63 population census

POLITICS

5 Reasons Why Zamfara Government Shouldn't Agree To The Call From Bandits For Dialogue

(Photo Credit: Daily Post) The emergence of banditry has done so much harm, to the people of the Northern Region, and has also affected, people across the country. Over the years, bandits have caused numerous problems for Nigerians, innocent people have lost their lives, travelers have been abducted, cattle have been rustled, to say the least.

  4 months ago ago
5 Reasons Why Zamfara Government Shouldn't Agree To The Call From Bandits For Dialogue

JUSTICE

Why Igbos In the Northern Region Won't Obey The Sit At Home Order

The calls for a one-month long sit-at-home order issued by the proscribed IPOB group has been generating massive reactions from ordinary Nigerians and stakeholders. The proscribed group, whose activities before now was only limited to the eastern region, have called for a general sit at home by Igbos in all parts of the country.

  3 months ago ago
Why Igbos In the Northern Region Won't Obey The Sit At Home Order

POLITICS

President Buhari Reacts To Sheikh Gumi's Widow's Death

On Saturday, Hajiya Aminatu Gumi, the wife of the deceased Sheikh Abubakar Gumi; a one-time Grand Khadi of the Northern Region of Nigeria, passed away at 44 Army Reference Hospital, Kaduna after battling a brief illness. On Sunday, President Muhammadu Buhari extended his heartfelt condolences in a message which was duly delivered to the Gumi family through the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Mahmood Mohammed in Kaduna.

  3 months ago ago
President Buhari Reacts To Sheikh Gumi's Widow's Death

POLITICS

Northern Region To Get 12 Out of The New States Proposed By Nigeria's Senate Committee

It is no longer news that the Senate Committee on Constitution Review has proposed the creation of additional 20 states in Nigeria, and the conferment of a state status on Abuja. As obtained from Sahara Reporters, the proposal came as a response to the public demand for the creation of new states, as witnessed during the just-concluded public hearing on the review of the 1999 Constitution of Nigeria.

  5 months ago ago
Northern Region To Get 12 Out of The New States Proposed By Nigeria's Senate Committee

JUSTICE

Buhari Appoints 18 New Judges For Appeal Court, Checkout Their Names And Regions

President Muhammad Buhari has approved the appointment of 18 new judges for the Court of Appeal.The judges were recommended to the president by the National Judicial Council headed by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Ibrahim Tanko.In a letter addressed to the CJN by Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari, the president approved all the judges forwarded to him.

  9 months ago ago
Buhari Appoints 18 New Judges For Appeal Court, Checkout Their Names And Regions

RELIGION

Sultan of Sokoto warns NYSC members posted to the Northern Region of Nigeria.

Nigerian Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members posted to Sokoto State have been warned by the Muslim spiritual leader, Sa'ad Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto to be conscious of insecurity in the Northern Region of Nigeria. The Muslim leader gave the warning when he hosted some Batch A members of the Corp who visited him in his palace.

  7 months ago ago
Sultan of Sokoto warns NYSC members posted to the Northern Region of Nigeria.

POLITICS

Nigerian Civil War and its Implications on Foreign Policy

The structural imbalance in Nigeria at the independence created tension and problems for the nation's stability. During the period, the country was made up of three unequal regions. For example, the Northern Region was by population, size and territorial expanse larger than the two regions combined.

  7 months ago ago
Nigerian Civil War and its Implications on Foreign Policy

EDUCATION

"Inscurity in Nigeria have put Education in the Northern Region 20years Backward"..... Abdulsalami.

General Abulsalami Abubakar (Rtd), a former military Head of State has declared that the Insecurity issue in Nigeria today had set Education in the Northern Region 20years Backward. He made this statement when he received officials of the Niger State Chapter of the Campaign for Democracy and Human Rights led by its Chairman, Comrade Abdullahi Jabi at his Minna Uphill Home in Niger State.

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RELIGION

Pst. Paul Adefarasin says INEC and the population in Nigeria are a fraud as he tackles Lord Lugard.

The Senior Pastor of the House of the Rock Church, Lagos State, Nigeria, Paul Adefarasin has spoken on what the amalgamation of Southern and Northern Region by Lord Lugard has caused In Nigeria. Also, he pointed out that the population and election results announced by Independent National Electoral Commission in Nigeria are a fraud.

  6 months ago ago
Pst. Paul Adefarasin says INEC and the population in Nigeria are a fraud as he tackles Lord Lugard.

POLITICS

2023: Coalition Group Moves To Secure Candidacy for Northern Minority Presidency

Sunday 29th , August, 2021 The National Leadership of the Coalition for Northern Minority (CNM), a foremost Political organisation, has reiterated its commitment to rally support in the 774 Local Government Areas of Nigeria for her Presidential Candidate in the 2023 election. Victor Mathew Bobai the National Chairman of CNM, who made known the activities of the group during a press briefing in Abuja on Sunday, said that the group is already mobilizing for the mass support of concerned Nigerians who are feeling the pains of marginalized minorities in Nigeria, particularly those from the Northern Region.

  4 months ago ago
2023: Coalition Group Moves To Secure Candidacy for Northern Minority Presidency

RELIGION

Pastor Kumuyi In Abuja For A Northern Region Crusade, See Photos

Founder and General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church Pastor W.F Kumuyi land in Abuja for a 5-day Northern crusade.Pastor Dr. Kumuyi was accompanied by his wife Mrs. Esther Kumuyi and other anointed men of God.The pastor who is fully ready for the crusade visited the media department of the Deeper Life Bible Church FCT Headquarters as preparations for the Northern crusade themed "SoarAboveWithKumuyi" This is coming at a time where lots are happening on social media.

  9 months ago ago
Pastor Kumuyi In Abuja For A Northern Region Crusade, See Photos