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Pray For Peace In Nigeria, Renowned Islamic Cleric Tells Muslims

Pray For Peace In Nigeria, Renowned Islamic Cleric Tells Muslims

  By Ahmad Umar A renowned Islamic Cleric, Sheik Dahiru Usman Bauchi has urged Muslims to pray for peace and harmony in Nigeria.  Sheik Dahiru Bauchi made the call during the 3rd National Annual Maulud and 290th Anniversary of Sheik Ahmed Tijjani (RTA) in Gombe , North-east of the country. “We should return back to Allah SWT and […]

Nigeria: Kaduna Clerics Carry Messages Of Peace To Crisis Affected Area

By Ibrahima Yakubu A team of Imams and Pastors has visited Maraban Kajuru community in southern part of Kaduna state, North West Nigeria as part of steps towards promoting peaceful co- existence among the residents irrespective of their religious and tribal differences. Leader of the team, Pastor Yohana Buru told newsmen that the team comprising  […]

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Nigeria: Why Kaduna Is Always Boiling – Stakeholders

  Stakeholders in Kaduna State have attributed the protracted crisis in the state to failure of governance, injustice and growing culture of hate among the people. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that more than 70 people were killed in recent violence in the state, a situation that has become a recurring decimal in […]

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South Sudan Peace Talk: Nigeria Calls For Cantonment Of Warring Factions

  Nigeria has called for establishment of cantonment for the soldiers of the different factions in South Sudan, this it believes will lead to permanent peace. Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, made the call Wednesday in New York at the end of revitalisation meeting on peace agreement between the warring parties in South […]

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Security Challenges: U.S Urges Nigeria To Deploy More Trained Security Personnel

  U.S Charge d’Affaires Nigeria, David Young on Wednesday said Nigerians must act as peace makers and work to promote dialogue across communities, ethnics groups and religion, to end the recurring violence in the country. The Envoy, who was in Plateau, Zamfara, and Kaduna States on fact finding visit on the security situation there, told newsmen […]

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Nigeria: Don’t Get Tired Of Meeting For Peace, Southern Kaduna Stakeholders Told

  An NGO, Global Peace Foundation Nigeria (GPFN), on Thursday urged stakeholders in Southern Kaduna not to get tired of meeting to promote lasting peace in the area.   The Northern Coordinators of the Foundation, Rev. John Hayab and Sheik Haliru Maraya made the appeal at the stakeholders meeting of Southern Kaduna Peace and Reconciliation Committee […]

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Nigeria: Gombe State Gets Ready To Implement UN Resolution 1325

  By Ahmad Umar A Non-governmental organisation, Search for Common Ground, has commenced validation of local action plan in Gombe State, Northern Nigeria, on implementation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325. The resolution creates more visibility of Women Peace and Security (WPS) program through the use of stakeholders in the state. The State Project Coordinator of […]

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Nigeria – Commission Solicits Media Support on Peace Building in Kaduna State,…Says It’s Not An Arm Of Govt.

The Kaduna State Peace Commission, on Monday solicited the support of the media in building lasting peace in the State. Mrs Priscilla Ankut, the Executive Chairperson of the commission made the appeal in Kaduna, during consultation with the media on ways to develop strategic action plan for the next five years. Ankut said that the […]

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