Boko Haram Ban: ACF, Northern Elders Caution FG Against Abuse Of Citizens’ Rights

Boko Haram Ban: ACF, Northern Elders Caution FG Against Abuse Of Citizens’ Rights

The apex northern socio-cultural organisation, the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), and the Northern Elders Forum yesterday cautioned the federal government about the proscription of Jamaatu Ahlis-Sunna Liddaawati Wal Jihad known as Boko Haram and Jama’atu Ansarul Muslimina Fi Biladis Sudan, saying that there is the need for the government to take cognizance of the citizens’ […]

Female Teachers Banned From Wearing Trousers In Kogi

Kogi State government has banned female teachers in the public primary and secondary schools from wearing trousers during school hours. The state Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Grace Elebiyo during a press briefing on Wednesday warned that any female teacher caught violating the order will face disciplinary action. Elebiyo said this new order came after some […]

Osun Banned Chieftaincy/Honorary Titles By Political Office Holders

Osun Banned Chieftaincy/Honorary Titles By Political Office Holders

  The government of the State of Osun has issued a circular prohibiting Chieftancy and Honorary titles by Political Office Holders. This was contain in a circular issued friday the State government of Osun, signed by the Chief of Staff Elder Gboyega Ogunlowo The circular enjoy whosoever willing to take any Chieftancy or Honourary title […]

China Bans Ramadan Fasting

China Bans Ramadan Fasting

Authorities forbid Communist Party cadres, civil officials and students from marking Ramadan in mainly Muslim province. Chinese authorities in the northwestern province of Xinjiang have banned Muslim officials and students from fasting during the month of Ramadan, prompting an exiled rights group to warn of new violence. Guidance posted on numerous government websites called on […]

Nigeria Banned Ghanaian Movies

SPECULATIONS are rife that the once harmonious relationship between the Nigerian movie industry, Nollywood and its counterpart, Ghana’s Ghollywood,is currently under threat as the movie marketers under the aegis of Film, Video Producers and Marketers Association of Nigeria (FVPMAN) has placed embargo  on Ghanaian films with effect from the end of this month. The association […]