Monday, 16 November 2015 19:26

Biafra: Arewa Youth Coalition Gives 2 Weeks Ultimatum For Igbos To Quit North

Amos Tauna, Per Second News 

KADUNA-The Coalition of Arewa Youth Development Foundations (AYDF) has said is planning a meeting aimed at mounting pressure on Igbo’s residing or carrying out business in any part of the North to relocate to the South-east just as all Northerners residing in the South-east should return back to the north.

 

Towards this end, the Northern youth groups therefore issued a two week ultimatum for all northerners residing in any part of the Eastern Nigeria to return home and for Igbos residing in any part of the northern region to act likewise.

The coalition of Northern youth explained that its action is necessitated by the renewed threat of secession by Igbo’s secessionist group which is being backed by some of their governments and leaders by humiliating and harassing petty Northern traders and others residents in the South-east by the Igboterror groups.

The Coalition also urged the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) to as a matter of urgency act quickly by taking a position on the
humiliation of northerners in the hands of Igbo Biafra in parts of the South-east geo-political zone and their governments.

The group said towards this end, it would soon convey a meeting of all northern youth groups in Kano to review the commitment of Northern leaders and actions on their previous communication in respect of the agitation by the Igbos.

The Northern youth coalition in a strongly worded letter jointly signed by Barr. Aliyu Usman of AYDF, Hon. Aminu Adams Arewa Citizens Action for Change(ACAC) Bridget Cantiop Yahya Northern Emancipation Network (NEN), Comrade Yusuf Muhammed of Arewa Students Forum (ASF) and Terkular J.Bishama. Of Arewa Youth vanguard (AYV), and made available to newsmen in Kaduna.

The statement explained that the meeting would map out plans for wide spread and sustained protest to ensure that severance of the present federal arrangement that includes the Igbo’s as a federating unit is halted.

The group further said its action is as a result of outright utterances by Eastern governments and leaders that tend to declare all Northerner residents or passing by the East as persona non granta.

“On the 16th of July 2014, a coalition of over 50 northern youth groups matched to the palace of the Emir of Kano under the aegis of Arewa Youth Development Foundation and submitted a position paper in reaction to the humiliation of northerners in the East by the Igbo Biafras and their stategovernments," the statement noted.‎

The youth decried the move by Eastern state governments to impose residence permits on all northerners residing or carrying out business in their states.

Read 3691 times Last modified on Wednesday, 18 November 2015 22:04

Highlights

Life After The Presidency: Take a look at President Obama's $5.3m home

Life After The Presidency: Take a look at President Obama's $5.3m home

In: Highlights

When President Barak Obama completes his tenure at the Presidency he is not moving back to Chicago, the Obama's reveal. They are staying back in Washington, DC where they just…

Readmore..

How airport workers planted bomb inside Egypt's Metrojet flight killing 224 passengers

How airport workers planted bomb inside Egypt's Metrojet flight killing 224 passengers

In: Highlights

NEWSWEEK: At 5:50 on the morning of October 31, 2015, Metrojet Flight 9268 received takeoff clearance from Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport, the travel hub for Egypt’s best-known Red Sea tourist…

Readmore..

Jealous husband stabs wife with broken bottle in private part

Jealous husband stabs wife with broken bottle in private part

In: Highlights

A 37-year-old man, Victor Ojiaku, who allegedly stabbed his wife, a student, with a broken bottle in her private part, has been granted bail in the sum of N250,000 by…

Readmore..

Buhari Finally Fulfills Campaign Promise To Pay N5,000 Monthly Payments To Vulnerable Nigerians

Buhari Finally Fulfills Campaign Promise To Pay N5,000 Monthly Payments To Vulnerable Nigerians

In: Highlights

After months of delays and mounting criticism from voters and political pundits, President Muhammadu Buhari finally followed through on a campaign promise he made to pay N5,000 stipend to some…

Readmore..

TRAGEDY!!!Father, Son Die In Autocrash On Their Way To Daughter’s Wedding

TRAGEDY!!!Father, Son Die In Autocrash On Their Way To Daughter’s Wedding

In: Highlights

PerSecondNews -- A major new year tragedy has hit a family in Nasarawa, Nasarawa State as father and son perished in an accident on their way to the wedding of…

Readmore..

Qantas Airline is World's safest airline for 2017

Qantas Airline is World's safest airline for 2017

In: Highlights

Australia's Qantas airline has been selected as the world's safest airline by airlineRatings, the world’s only safety and product rating website.

Readmore..

Snake on a plane grounds Emirates airline flight

Snake on a plane grounds Emirates airline flight

In: Highlights

A snake found on an Emirates flight was cancelled on Monday, according to the airline.

Readmore..

Kyari didn't use High Commission's fund for medical treatment-Presidency

Kyari didn't use High Commission's fund for medical treatment-Presidency

In: Highlights

PRESS RELEASE:The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, did not use the funds of the Nigeria High Commission in London to pay his medical bills during his recent…

Readmore..

Theft of $50, 000 at Ekiti Government House: Court remands Fayose’s aides in prison

Theft of $50, 000 at Ekiti Government House: Court remands Fayose’s aides in prison

In: Highlights

PerSecondNews -- Three men -- Temitope Bamidele, Sunday Afolabi and Shuaibu Amidu – were on Wednesday charged with stealing $50, 000 from Ekiti State Government House at the Magistrates’ Court…

Readmore..

Socialite Pretty Mike arrested for putting teenage girls in chains

Socialite Pretty Mike arrested for putting teenage girls in chains

In: Highlights

Following social media outrage on several show by a socialite, Mike Eze-Nwalie Nwogu, aka Pretty Mike who attends social events in Lagos with two masked girls bounded by dog chains,…

Readmore..

Premium Times infuriated by Nigerian Army, demands apology from Buratai

Premium Times infuriated by Nigerian Army, demands apology from Buratai

In: Highlights

Premium Times has demanded an official apology from the Nigerian Army for writing a letter that threatened the well-being and life of PREMIUM TIMES’ staff.

Readmore..

Police Detain Ex Rep Chidi Duru Over Alleged Armed Invasion of PFA

Police Detain Ex Rep Chidi Duru Over Alleged Armed Invasion of PFA

In: Highlights

… How he Allegedly Carted Away Cars, Incriminating Documents at gunpoint

Readmore..

 ADVERTISEMENT

   ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

 

 

PSN TV

Please enter youtube id.

ADVERTISEMENT

 

 

 

 

 

Newsletter

Community Impact

 


Please enter youtube id.