Gov Buni Awards Contract for construction of 22.4 km Nguru Roads and Drainages

Gov Buni Awards Contract for construction of 22.4 km Nguru Roads and Drainages AREWA AGENDA - Yobe State Governor, Maimala Buni, has flagged off the construction of 16 kilometers Nguru-Bulanguwa Asphalt road and also-ran the construction of 3.2 kilometers township...

Senate Confirms Dahir-Umar’s Appointment As PenCom DG Amidst Protests

Senate Confirms Dahir-Umar's Appointment As PenCom DG Amidst Protests AREWA AGENDA - The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Aisha Dahir-Umar as the substantive Director General of the National Pension Commission Board amidst protests from some senators. The chamber also...

Northern Elders Forum Calls for Immediate End to #EndSARS Protests

Northern Elders Forum Calls for Immediate End to #EndSARS Protests AREWA AGENDA - This is in a statement released by the Forum's Director Publicity and Advocacy, Dr Hakeem Baba-Ahmed. He disclosed that the forum followed the protests which began as response...

#EndSARS: Lalong Imposes 24 hours Curfew in Jos

#EndSARS: Lalong Imposes 24 hour Curfew in Jos AREWA AGENDA -The government of Plateau has imposed an immediate 24-hour curfew, shutting down protests against police brutality that have erupted across Nigeria and paralysed large areas of the state. His statement came...

Experts Urge Arewa Agenda to Use Platform for National, Northern Development

Experts Urge Arewa Agenda to Use Platform for National, Northern Development AREWA AGENDA - Communication and Media experts have urged Arewa Agenda to use its platform as the Northern Voice that will engineer progress and development of the Region and...

Court Fixes Date for Suit Against Emir of Zazzau

Court Fixes Date for Suit Against Emir of Zazzau AREWA AGENDA - A Kaduna State High Court sitting in Zaria has adjourned the suit filed by a Prince of Zazzau, Alhaji Bashir Aminu (Iyan Zazzau), challenging the appointment of Ambassador...

Borno Announces Resumption for Higher Institutes

Borno Announces Resumption for Higher Institutes AREWA AGENDA - The Borno State Government through the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation has announced October 26th for resumption of all Tertiary Institutions in the State. In a statement signed by...

Kano Censorship Board Commences Screening of Praise Singers

Kano Censorship Board Commences Screening of Praise Singers AREWA AGENDA - Kano State censorship Board has began the screening of Islamic praise singers, better known as "Sha'irai" in Hausa. Inaugurating the screening excercise, the executive secretary of the board, Alhaji Isma'ila...

Gwoza Youths Commend Zulum, Solicit Support for other Resettlements

Gwoza Youths Commend Zulum, Solicit Support for other Resettlements AREWA AGENDA - The leadership of Gwoza Youth Community Watch Forum (GYCWF) commends the effort of Borno State Governor for his determination to resettle and transform Ngoshe Community. This is contained in...

ANNIC Calls for Constructive Engagements over Insecurity in Northern Nigeria

ANNIC Calls for Constructive Engagements over Insecurity in Northern Nigeria The Association of Northern Nigerians in Canada (ANNIC) was incorporated in 1996, as a non-profit organization devoted to the welfare primarily of northern Nigerians and of other Nigerians who share...