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Boko Haram: 27,000 civilians killed in 10 years – UN

An estimated 27,000 Nigerians died between 2009 and 2019 in the ongoing Boko Haram insurgency in Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe, the United Nations has said.
One of the workers of Action Against Hunger, a non-governmental organisation in Borno state, has spoken from captivity.

NGO confirms six aid workers kidnapped in Nigeria

International aid agency Action Against Hunger (ACF) has confirmed that six aid workers had been kidnapped in northeast Nigeria, shortly after an armed group released a video purporting to show them.
The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has condemned any attempt to pay the legislators of the 9th National Assembly a whopping sum of 19.8 billion naira as welcome package.

Arewa CF backs federal government on almajiri

The Arewa Consultative Forum has backed the Federal Government’s moves to ban the Almajiri system in the North.
The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has condemned any attempt to pay the legislators of the 9th National Assembly a whopping sum of 19.8 billion naira as welcome package.

Arewa CF condemns alleged N19.8 billion National Assembly welcome package

The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, has condemned any attempt to pay the legislators of the 9th National Assembly a whopping sum of 19.8 billion naira as welcome package.
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South East APC presents member elect of Accord Party to Adams Oshiomhole as Speaker

Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the five southeastern states on the platform of the South-east Equity Alliance have asked the party to cede the seat of the Speaker of the House of Representatives to the zone in the spirit of equity and fairness.
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Arewa CF asks National Assembly members to elect leaders of their choice

The Arewa Consultative Forum has asked members-elect of the Ninth National Assembly to elect presiding officers of their choice.

Arewa CF tasks senators, Reps members on election of National Assembly leadership

Mouthpiece of Northern Nigeria, the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has tasked senators-elect and members-elect on the election of their leaders, especially the Senate president and speaker.
Nigeria is now at a new dawn and embarking on a new development trajectory, President Muhammadu Buhari told the World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa Saturday in Amman, the capital of Jordan. 7

Killings: Federal government urged to declare state of emergency in Zamfara, Katsina, Kaduna

With the wave of banditry in Zamfara, Kaduna and Katsina states not showing immediate signs of abating, Ijaw leader Chief Edwin Clarke and the Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Worldwide have told the federal government that the only way out is the declaration of a state of emergency in the affected states.

Arewa CF mourns Justice Mamman Nasir

The Arewa Consultative Forum, ACF, have extolled the virtues of former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Mamman Nasir, who died at the age of 90.

Arewa CF: Kidnapping, killings in North worrisome

Mouthpiece of Northern Nigeria, the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has lamented increasing spate of kidnapping and killings in the country, particularly in the north.
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Restructuring: Governor Fayemi urges South-west leaders to adopt new strategies

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti says South West leaders must adopt new methods if their quest for restructuring of the country is to be realised.

ACF: Nigeria doesn’t need restructuring but prudent management of resources

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) on Thursday insisted that restructuring is not the solution to the myriad of problems bedeviling the country today.
President Buhari receives in Courtesy Visit Members of Arewa Consultative Forum in State House on 6th Mar 2019-4

President Buhari: I will do more in second term

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday pledged to work harder to consolidate on providing security, improving the economy, creating jobs, fighting corruption and upgrading infrastructure in the country.
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President Buhari: I won’t let Nigerians down

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday reassured Nigerians that he would not let them down in his second term in office.
Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has again accused President Muhammadu Buhari of clamping down on the judiciary.

Arewa Consultative Forum asks Atiku Abubakar to concede defeat, congratulate President Buhari

Mouthpiece of Northern Nigeria, the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari over his victory at the just concluded Presidential election, asking him to run an inclusive government.

Arewa CF condemns postponement of elections

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has condemned the waste of resources and inconveniences, caused by the postponement of Saturday’s elections.

President Buhari’s endorsement splits Arewa Consultative Forum

The endorsement of the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari, by the Northern socio-cultural group, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has split the group as some members have kicked against the decision.

Arewa CF endorses President Buhari’s re-election bid

The Arewa Consultative Forum has endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari as its candidate in this Saturday’s presidential election.

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