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Photos: Nigerian Religious Leaders leading prayers in U.S

On Sunday, Bishop Stephen Mamza, Yola Diocese and Hajjia Turai A.A. Kadir, community projects organizer, American University Nigeria, presented a prayer for peace at the inauguration of Dr. Margee Ensign as president of Dickinson College. The college is located in

Speak out against FG’s illegal action, Wike tells church leaders

Chukwudi Akasike, Port Harcourt GOVERNOR, Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has called on the church leaders to speak out against illegal and corrupt actions of the Federal Government in order to stem the drift of the country into an era of

Be God-fearing, ACF tells Nigerian leaders

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna The Arewa Consultative Forum on Wednesday asked Nigerian leaders to be God-fearing and responsive in discharging their   day-to-day duties in the face of current socio-economic, political and security challenges confronting the country. Also, the northern body called

[UPDATED] Buhari Meets With APC, PDP Leaders In Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has met with leaders of the two main political parties in Nigeria, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The APC delegation was led by the Chairman of

PHOTOS: Buhari Meets With APC, PDP Leaders

The President, Muhammadu Buhari, has met with leaders of the two main political parties in Nigeria, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja.     The post PHOTOS: Buhari

Nigeria’s Unity Requires Statesmanship, Not Bias – Southern Leaders

Some leaders in Nigeria’s Southern region have advised President Muhammadu Buhari that the unity of the country requires a strong statesmanship. The elder statesmen, under the auspices of Southern Leaders Forum, said the government needs to admit that the country

Military’s unitary constitution created problems for Nigeria – Yoruba leaders

Oladimeji Ramon A group of Yoruba elders on Sunday blamed the socio-economic woes of the country on the 1966 military intervention, particularly the introduction of the unitary constitution in place of the 1963 Constitution. The unitary constitution, which later metamorphosed

PHOTOS: Igbo Leaders Meet Over Anambra Election

Igbo leaders under the aegis of the Ala Igbo International Foundation are currently holding a press conference in Owerri, the Anambra State capital over the November 18 Anambra Governorship Election. The foundation has traditional leaders, Igbo professors, and religious leaders as

BREAKING: Ngige, ASUU Leaders To Meet At 2:30PM

The meeting between the Minister of Labour and Productivity, Dr Chris Ngige, and the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities has been moved to 2:30 pm. Both parties had been scheduled to meet earlier in the day, but

LASG asks traditional leaders to be upright

Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government has asked monarchs and other traditional rulers in the state to live above board by exhibiting exemplary conducts in their jurisdictions. The Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Muslim Folami, stated this on

Yoruba, Igbo, N’Delta, Middle Belt leaders unite against Fulani herdsmen

…meet to address restructuring, economy, others…say herdsmen like B’Haram         •Move bad for us –Cattle rearers Adelani Adepegba, ARUKAINO UMUKORO and TOBI AWORINDE South-West, South-East, South-South and Middle Belt leaders on Saturday, united against the threat of Fulani herdsmen and called