Five Northern Governors Depart for South-east, South-south on Peace Mission

Five Northern Governors Depart for South-east, South-south on Peace Mission
 

Five Northern governors will on Monday depart for the South-east and South-south on a two-day visit to douse tension and promote peace and dialogue among all sections of Nigeria. According to a statement by the spokesperson of the governor of Sokoto State, Imam Imam, the team is being led by the Cha...

Posted on Sep 18, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 18, 2017

Miango Attack: Threat To Peace Momentum On The Plateau, Says ID Gyang

Miango Attack: Threat To Peace Momentum On The Plateau, Says ID Gyang
 

The member representing Barkin Ladi / Riyom federal constituency, Hon. Bar.  ID Gyang has issued a statement condemning on the People of Irigwe in Bassa LGA.  The statement Reads: “The night attack that was visited on an Irigwe village in Bassa LGA on Thursday 7/9/17 came as a rude shock given t...

Posted on Sep 9, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 9, 2017

Peace Corps Ignores Police, Other Security Agencies; Continues Operations

Peace Corps Ignores Police, Other Security Agencies; Continues Operations
 

‎ Despite its ongoing problems with the police and other security agencies, the Nigerian Peace Corps on Wednesday deployed its personnel to mosques and Muslim praying grounds and flash points in Nasarawa State ahead of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir, the News Agency of Nigeria has reported. The police...

Posted on Aug 31, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 31, 2017

Saraki, Kachikwu, FIRS Boss, Others Shortlisted For Peace Achievers Awards 2017

Saraki, Kachikwu, FIRS Boss, Others Shortlisted For Peace Achievers Awards 2017
 

Anthony Ada Abraham, Abuja The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Babatunde Fowler, Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu , Minister of State, Petroleum Resources , Nollywood actor, Mike Ezuruonye and a list of others have been shortlisted for Peace Achieve...

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 16, 2017

Igbo, Arewa Youths Meet, Set Up 10-Man Peace Committee

Igbo, Arewa Youths Meet, Set Up 10-Man Peace Committee
 

BEVERLY HILLS, August 04, (THEWILL) – As the October 1 Quit notice issued to Igbos residing in the north draws near, Arewa youths and Igbo leaders appear to be moving closer to finding a peaceful resolution. The Coalition of Northern Groups and Igbo leaders in the North met on Friday, in Kano, to ...

Posted on Aug 5, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 5, 2017

No Controversy Over Peace Corps Bill

No Controversy Over Peace Corps Bill
 

By Rogers Edor Ochela By ‘’One lie built on another is like a thatched house, and before long, it will soon rain through’’—-African Proverb It is increasingly becoming clearer by the day that some misguided elements are getting more desperate and paranoid about the fact that an unforgettab...

Posted on Aug 1, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 1, 2017

Dangote Foundation: Bringing Peace To Communal Dispute

Dangote Foundation: Bringing Peace To Communal Dispute
 

By OLUSHOLA BELLO, Lagos The Aliko Dangote Foundation has continued to promote national unity among community through dutiful execution of projects. Dangote Group is fully involved in Corporate Social Responsibility activities thereby necessitating the setting up of the Dangote Foundation, which ove...

Posted on Jul 24, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 24, 2017

‘The Challenge of Security, Peace in Times of Economic Recession’

‘The Challenge of Security, Peace in Times of Economic Recession’
 

To Prof John A. Ayoade of the BOWEN University in Iwo, Osun State, political power can be reconfigured, though not without resistance, but it is not as easy to reconfigure the economy. The professor Emeritus, in this article, entitled:  “The challenge of peace and security in times of economic re...

Posted on Jul 14, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 14, 2017

How to Save Nigeria, by Peace Committe

How to Save Nigeria, by Peace Committe
 

The Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar led National Peace Committee yesterday x-rayed developments in the polity and listed six steps to “save the country from danger”. In a statement titled: “A call for restraint”, signed by Gen. Abubakar and Catholic Bishop Hassan Kukah, the committee urged Nigeria...

Posted on Jul 12, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 12, 2017

Bright Hope for Peace in Umuleri, Aguleri

Bright Hope for Peace in Umuleri, Aguleri
 

…6 monarchs, 177 PGs hold talks From Obinna Odogwu, Abakaliki About 22 years ago, a bloody battle broke out between neighbouring Aguleri and Umueri communities in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State over a piece of land. According to reports, many lives and property worth several m...

Posted on Jul 12, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 12, 2017

Those Threatening National Peace Won’t Be Spared – DSS

Those Threatening National Peace Won’t Be Spared – DSS
 

BEVERLY HILLS, July 07, (THEWILL) – The Department of State Security (DSS) has warned that it will not spare any individual or group threatening national peace saying it was out to deal decisively with those who want to truncate the stability of the country. The warning came on Friday in statem...

Posted on Jul 8, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 8, 2017

Nigeria Assumes Chair, AU Peace and Security Council

Nigeria Assumes Chair, AU Peace and Security Council
 

Nigeria on Saturday assumed the chairmanship of the AU Peace and Security Council, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)reports. The council is the standing organ of the AU for the prevention, management and resolution of conflicts. It is a key element of the African Peace and Security Architecture (APSA...

Posted on Jul 1, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 1, 2017

Ex-militants Declare Support For Buhari’s Peace Moves In N/Delta

Ex-militants Declare Support For Buhari’s Peace Moves In N/Delta
 

SAN FRANCISCO, June 26, (THEWILL) – Ex-militants in the Niger Delta have declared its support for the peace initiatives in the region by President Muhammadu Buhari. This decision was announced in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, after a meeting between the ex-agitators of phases 2 and 3 an...

Posted on Jun 27, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 27, 2017

OPINION: QUIT NOTICES: AFTER THE SPAT, TIME TO SUE FOR PEACE

OPINION: QUIT NOTICES: AFTER THE SPAT, TIME TO SUE FOR PEACE
 

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo during the week and the preceding week found it necessary to apply a soothing balm on the frayed and disjointed nerves in the Nigerian polity. It is difficult for anyone living in the country and even abroad to feign ignorance over the hate speeches emanating from diff...

Posted on Jun 26, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 26, 2017

Eid-el-fitri: Buhari Preaches Peace, Unity

Eid-el-fitri: Buhari Preaches Peace, Unity
 

• Warns against reckless statements President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a message of greetings to Nigerian Muslims and Christians on the occasion of the Eid-el-fitri celebration. In a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on media and publicity, Garba Shehu, the president urged all citizens to...

Posted on Jun 25, 2017 - Last updated on Jun 25, 2017

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