Tag: Northern Nigeria

Opinion | Notes on the NINAS Self-determinal-for-all campaign

In The Atlantic Post Opinion Section

“For these minorities, any Independence from the British colonial control that would leave them in the belly of those ethnic majority-dominated Regions was tantamount to mere transition to Internal Colonialism and therefore amounted to Incomplete Decolonization for them,” Tony Nnadi writes on behalf of the NINAS Secretariat.

Buhari: Dogara Tackles Divided Northern Elders As Shettima Admits Worsening Insecurity

Apparently not satisfied with Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State’s admission of ‘’worsening insecurity’’ in Northern Nigeria under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has dared their elders to raise their voices against the ‘’endemic insecurity’’ in the region as they did during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan.

How 2015 poll was rigged in North – Tanko Yakassai

Elder statesman and prominent politician, Alhaji Tanko Yakassai, has disclosed that massive rigging took place in the North in the 2015 general elections. Yakassai revealed the electoral fraud to journalists when he led the newly formed Northern Leaders Stakeholders Assembly to former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Babangida, at his Uphill Mansion in Minna, the Niger State capital yesterday.