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

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 […]

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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United Nations: ‘Nigeria Gravely Concerned Over Israel-Palestine Conflict’ – Envoy

Nigeria is gravely concerned over the alarming situation between Israel and Palestine, and in many parts of the Middle East. Nigeria’s Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Samson Itegboje, stated this while delivering Nigeria’s statement at the United Nations, UN, Security Council Open Debate on the Middle East including the Palestinian Question. Itegboje […]

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Nigeria : Ahmadu Bello Foundation Seeks Involvement of Traditional Rulers To End Killings

By Juliana Katung : Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation has stressed the need for the involvement of traditional rulers as an alternative method of ending the recurring killings and destructions in the North. Managing Director of the Foundation,  Shettima Ali said in an interview with news men on Wednesday in Kaduna, Northwest of the country that […]

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Farmers, Herders in Kachia, North West Nigeria Resolve to Sustain Peace

Farmers and cattle herders in Kachia Local Government area of Kaduna State, North West of Nigeria have pledged to maintain peaceful coexistence amongst themselves. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the resolution was reached on Tuesday at a meeting held under the auspices of Kachia All Tribes Association held in Kachia. Leader of […]

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