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Two Southern States That APC May Not Secure In 2023

The All Progressive Congress (APC) may find two states difficult to secure in the year 2023 presidential election. The leaders of the ruling party are planning to retain power for the third time in a row to continue the party's winning streak. The chance that the All Progressive Congress (APC) may win the upcoming presidential election is higher than other political parties because the party is popular in the country in terms of political strength.

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Two Southern States That APC May Not Secure In 2023

POLITICS

Aisha Yesufu Reacts After Gombe Government Begs Southern States To Reconsider Their Stance On VAT

According to reports, Gombe State Government appealed to Southern States in the early hours of today to reconsider their stance on Value Added Tax. You would recall that Southern Governors made it known during their last meeting that they are willing to keep the Value Added Tax generated from their respective states.

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Aisha Yesufu Reacts After Gombe Government Begs Southern States To Reconsider Their Stance On VAT

POLITICS

3 Southern States Yet To Sign The Bill Banning Open Grazing 52 Days After Deadline

The anti-grazing law has been one law that has for some time, been a major issue between the northern and southern Governors. The southern Governors demanded an end to open grazing in the region due to the incessant clashes between northern herders and southern farmers which often led to loss of lives property

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3 Southern States Yet To Sign The Bill Banning Open Grazing 52 Days After Deadline

MILITARY

1 Thing South-West Governors Should Do, As Bandits Fleeing North Are Migrating To The Southern part

It is no longer news that there were clear signs that bandits fleeing the military onslaught in Zamfara State were migrating to the Southern states. Security agents in other states have been alerted to be on the watch for the fleeing criminals, according to top security sources who spoke to Punch.

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1 Thing South-West Governors Should Do, As Bandits Fleeing North Are Migrating To The Southern part

POLITICS

2 Reasons Why It Is Very Wrong For The North To Say It Will Continue To Rule Nigeria

It is no longer a secret that the North and Southern regions of Nigeria are already at loggerheads over where the next President of Nigeria should come from. Recall that recently, the Governors of Southern States met in Lagos, and resolved to insist on the zoning of the 2023 Presidency to the Southern region.

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2 Reasons Why It Is Very Wrong For The North To Say It Will Continue To Rule Nigeria

POLITICS

Meet The First Six Southern States/Governors That Have Completely Signed Anti-Open Grazing Law

Photo Credit: Google The Southern governors meeting in Lagos was a follow-up to their earlier meeting in Asaba, Delta state where they discussed banning open grazing in the 17 Southern States. The agreement by the Southern governors was well received by people occupying the Southern region and was outrightly rejected by the majority of those occupying the Northern region.

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Meet The First Six Southern States/Governors That Have Completely Signed Anti-Open Grazing Law

POLITICS

[Opinion] Ban of Cattle Business In 2 Northern States: Have The Southern Governors Been Vindicated?

A couple of months ago, when the 17 Governors of Southern States in Nigeria, met in Asaba and resolved to ban open grazing of cattle across the region, many Nigerians took turn in reacting differently to it. Recall that herdsmen have been accused of perpetrating various degrees of crimes across the country, leading to violent conflicts between them and villagers.

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[Opinion] Ban of Cattle Business In 2 Northern States: Have The Southern Governors Been Vindicated?

SOCIETY

Could The Arrest of 3 Herders And 40 Cows In Ondo Be Sign of How Serious The Ban on Open Grazing Is?

A few months ago, when Southern governors agreed to ban open grazing across the region, the question that many people asked was whether the states would be able to enforce the ban. It is common knowledge that states in Nigeria do not control the police, and every vigilante group established by states, is directly under the control of the police.

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Could The Arrest of 3 Herders And 40 Cows In Ondo Be Sign of How Serious The Ban on Open Grazing Is?

POLITICS

Opinion: Why Is Cross River State Not Joining Other Southern States To Pass The Anti-Grazing Law And VAT Issues?

Have you ever wondered that amongst all the states in the South-South Geopolitical Zone of the country, Cross River State has remained silent on issues bordering the Value Added Tax (VAT) and the Anti-grazing Law? Cross River State is in Southern Nigeria as well. It is not an isolated State and it cannot exist as an island.

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Opinion: Why Is Cross River State Not Joining Other Southern States To Pass The Anti-Grazing Law And VAT Issues?

POLITICS

Six Southern States Where Anti-Open Grazing Laws Haven't Been Enacted

To prevent conflicts between farmers and herders in the Southern region, the governors of the 17 southern states agreed on May 11, 2021, to prohibit open grazing in the region. The governors' decision was revealed following a meeting in Asaba, the Delta state capital.

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Six Southern States Where Anti-Open Grazing Laws Haven't Been Enacted

POLITICS

A Critical Review Of The Holding Of Presidential Power In Nigeria Since Independence

The spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Dr Hakeem Baba Ahmed, recently made the opinion of the sociocultural organization, which embodies the elders from the old Northern Region of Nigeria, now consisting of 19 States in Nigeria, public. The opinion suggested that the rotation of Nigeria's Presidency to the South, as demanded by Governors of the Southern States, is unconstitutional.

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A Critical Review Of The Holding Of Presidential Power In Nigeria Since Independence

POLITICS

Why Miyetti Allah's plea to Buhari and the National Assembly on open grazing would be ineffective

Credit for the image: collagen.com It's becoming obvious that, come rain or come sun, after the 21st September deadline for open grazing, the herdsmen will go under ground. The cattle rearing association in Nigeria, Miyetti Allah, has continuously moved against the extraordinary plan of the Southern States to nip in the bud the demonic activities of the Fulani herdsmen.

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Why Miyetti Allah's plea to Buhari and the National Assembly on open grazing would be ineffective

POLITICS

Enugu: Why Gov Uzodinma may be absent as the Southern Governors meet today in Enugu

picture.credit.thisday.ng Today is going to be historic as the Governors from the Southern States of Nigeria meet today in Enugu. It's going to be the last meeting the Southern Governors have before the 21st September deadline on open grazing. The South, having suffered untold hardship, poverty, death, humiliation, rape, and destruction of properties for many years at the hands of the herdsmen, decided to put an end to the ugly trend.

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Enugu: Why Gov Uzodinma may be absent as the Southern Governors meet today in Enugu

POLITICS

Obaseki reveals why Edo State has not passed laws against open grazing like most Southern states

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has revealed why Edo State has not passed laws against open grazing like most Southern States. According to him, most Southern States have passed laws relating to open grazing but Edo State has not, because, they want to ensure that whatever laws the state government pass are laws they can enforce.

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Obaseki reveals why Edo State has not passed laws against open grazing like most Southern states

POLITICS

Check Out Southern Governors Yet To Sign The Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law As Wike And Others Did

Controversy has trailed the passage of anti-open grazing bill and its signing into law by Governors of Southern States in Nigeria as agreed during their last meeting in Lagos State. Image credit: New Telegraph So far, only two state Governors have kept to their promise by signing the bill into law in their respective states.

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Check Out Southern Governors Yet To Sign The Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law As Wike And Others Did

POLITICS

11 Southern States Where Anti-Open Grazing Laws Have Been Enacted

The Southern Governors Forum has agreed to enact an anti-open grazing law to end farmers' and herders' clashes in the southern part of the country. The decision of the governors has generated different reactions among Nigerians. The presidency and some prominent politicians from the North are also against the decision of the governors.

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11 Southern States Where Anti-Open Grazing Laws Have Been Enacted

POLITICS

2023 Presidency: Miyetti Allah Should Embrace Peace Instead Of Issuing Threat

The seventeen (17) Southern States governors under the umbrella of the Southern governors forum held several meetings and came up with a resolution to ban open grazing in the zone. The forum cited the security challenges posed by the activities of herders in their states. States like Ondo, Ekiti, Lagos, Bayelsa, Akwa Ibom, Rivers, Delta, Ogun Oyo, Abia, Osun, and Enugu have signed the Law prohibiting open grazing.

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2023 Presidency: Miyetti Allah Should Embrace Peace Instead Of Issuing Threat

POLITICS

Possible reasons why Miyetti Allah decided to send the pastoralists to the US for ranching training.

picture.dailypost. The long arm of the law is greater than any individual, people, position or tribe. The long contested issue of herdsmen's activities, like killing, maiming, raping, kidnapping, destruction of properties, etc is gradually coming to an end. The leadership of Miyetti Allah, after many years of lawlessness and nonchalant attitude, is gradually coming back to their senses.

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Possible reasons why Miyetti Allah decided to send the pastoralists to the US for ranching training.

POLITICS

Opinion: Umahi's Rejection Of VAT Implementation And Why It May Increase Poverty In Ebonyi

Since the introduction of Value Added Tax (VAT) in some States like Lagos and Rivers State, its implementation in the Southern States of Nigeria has become a major issue of deliberation among Southern governors. Several meetings have been held in this regard and conclusions are yet to be made.

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Opinion: Umahi's Rejection Of VAT Implementation And Why It May Increase Poverty In Ebonyi

MILITARY

Bandits From North-West Region Flee To Southern States Due To Military Action

Insecurity challenges have been the major concern for not only our political leaders but for Nigerians who want the best for the country. Over the past years, bandits have continued to terrorize innocent people in the country. Their actions have caused the masses to not only lose either their friends or loved ones but have forced them to live in constant fear over impromptu attacks.

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Bandits From North-West Region Flee To Southern States Due To Military Action