By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor

Prominent Northern leaders, Tuesday, rejected the implementation of the 2014 report of the National Conference buhari-jonathan-confabconvoked by former President Goodluck Jonathan, saying that it did not address the key issues affecting them.In its place, the northern leaders are asking President Muhammadu Buhari to convene a fresh conference that would take into cognisance the challenges facing them and proffer solutions to them.

The northern leaders who are mostly former political office holders under the aegis of Northern Reawakening Forum (NRF) and headed by a former member of the House of Read More →

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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor

The Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani, says the relationship between him and Governor Nasir el-Rufai, has broken down irretrievably s a result of ideological differences.Shehu-Sani

Sani in an exclusive interview with Vanguard blamed the governor for the breakdown in their long cherished relationship, accusing him of pursuing capitalist and conservative policies to drive away the poor and the less privileged from the state as opposed to his welfarist and progressive disposition.
Sani explained that it was wrong for the governor to remove beggars and hawkers from the streets of Kaduna without making alternative arrangements for them, vowing to resist such inhuman move until the solutions were provided for the less privileged.

The activist said that he would never shy away shouting on behalf of destitute in the state, which the governor was trying to decimate all in a bid to be seen to be working for a clean and prosperous Kaduna State when majority of the people were living in squalour. Read More →

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