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HURIWA blows hot over Fulani Radio, attacks Buhari govt

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A Civil Rights Advocacy gathering, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has requested that the Nigerian government die setting up a Fulani radio station with the open store for herders since it ruptures a few areas of the Nigerian Broadcasting Code and segment 42 of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

It cautioned that if the local government, in apparent rupture of every single surviving law proceeds with the Fulani radio as an open supporter, at that point it ought to be prepared to confront a torrential slide of cases from Nigerians of assorted ethnoreligious designs which might be duped should the Commonwealth of Nigerians be conveyed to the restrictive enthusiasm of a segment of Nigeria.

In an announcement by its National Coordinator, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko and the National Media Affairs, Director Miss Zainab Yusuf, HURIWA said setting up a selective openly financed radio station to communicate in one language was both troublesome and criminal, focusing on that it might be confused as a weapon to prepare outfitted Fulani herders to heighten their dangerous and blood nestling frenzy the whole way across Nigeria.

The gathering reminded the Nigerian government that the slaughters that destroyed Rwanda preceding the happening to President Paul Kagame were bothered by ethnic-arranged telecom organizations like what the Minister of Education, Adamu thoroughly reported.

HURIWA additionally rejected as twofold talk the tardy clarification by the Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission, Alhaji Modibbo Kawu, “who tried to tie a fleece of perplexity on Nigerians by denying that the Radio License issued which the Minister of Education-the Fulani conceived Alhaji Adamu affirmed to be a Fulani Radio for herders isn’t solely for herders however for ranchers and seekers.”

HURIWA “asked why the NBC official unmistakably talked from the two sides of his mouth when the Minister of Education Adamu ultimately affirmed to Nigerians that the Radio License was gotten for the reasons for broadcasting in Fulani and for the herders to stop the assaults focusing on cultivating networks.

“The possibility of a Fulani radio station with an open reserve will never be acknowledged by Nigerians passing by the undeniable protected wrongdoing that such an activity has incited which annoys area 42 of the Constitution Of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.”

HURIWA said “the choice of the Muhammadu Buhari’s organization to acquire a permit and plan to send open reserve to begin the activities of the radio for the motivations behind activating Fulani herdsmen disregards a few areas of the National Broadcasting code which are gotten from the surviving National Broadcasting Commission’s Act including the segments that forbid the arrangement of open store to support the interests of just a couple of segments of Nigeria.”

The gathering, while at the same time citing from the Code of open and private telecom in Nigeria, stated, “The broadcasting code speaks to the base standard for broadcasting in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Code will be connected in the soul just as in the letter as per the expert goals of broadcasting.”

It kept up that “the telecom code in its general standards characterizes the character of broadcasting and determinedly expressed that the general enthusiasm of Nigerian country and not of one ethnic gathering must be passed on by the exercises of the freely supported telecom similarly as the code expressed that telecom will impact society decidedly, setting the plan for the social, social, monetary, political and mechanical advancement of a country, for the open great.”

HURIWA reminded the Federal Government that “the National Broadcasting code precludes such prejudicial subsidizing of a radio outfit to serve sectional premium in light of the fact that by methods for broadcasting, each Nigerian is relied upon to share in the sharing of thoughts and encounters that will advance the life of the populace and help them live in mind boggling, dynamic and compassionate society, as expressed in the key destinations and mandate standards of state approach set out in Chapter two of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria {as amended} {hereinafter alluded to as the Constitution}.

“May we advise President Buhari that the cardinal obligation of broadcasting is to illuminate, teach and engage and will not be to the detriment of national intrigue, solidarity and attachment of

Nigeria’s differing social, social, monetary, political and religious designs which this his Fulani radio station cannot meet the limits and worldwide accepted procedures,” HURIWA said.

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Buhari approves new appointment

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President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of Captain Musa Nuhu as the new Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA).

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that It will replace Captain Muthar Usman. Until his appointment, Nuhu was the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

He is an airline pilot, security expert, leading quality control auditor, and artificial intelligence expert. Nuhu has a master’s degree. Bachelor of Business in Aviation and was in the Presidential Air Fleet as Captain and security officer.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that He also worked at Nigeria Airways, Aero Contractors and Petrowest, among other organizations.

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Declare state of emergency on education – CLO tells Gov Emmanuel

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The Civil Liberties Organization, a chapter of the state of Akwa Ibom, has asked Governor Udom Emmanuel to declare a state of emergency in the state’s education sector.

The president of CLO in the state, Franklyn Isong, said this in his office in Uyo, the state capital while informing journalists as part of activities to commemorate World Teachers’ Day with the theme “Young teachers: the future of the profession.”

He said the need became necessary to stop the serious decomposition of infrastructure and insecurity in state public schools.

Isong criticized the content of the education presentation recently organized by the state government, describing it as “urbanized” and not with the intention of capturing the deep crisis that was shaking the sector in the state.

He said: “It is worrisome and sad that most public schools in some communities in Akwa Ibom state are in ruins, insecure and left to the destiny of the communities without government attention.

“All that is needed is for the Governor to take bold steps by declaring a state of emergency in the education sector to build more classroom blocks in rural and urban schools, provide good infrastructure such as science equipment, libraries, laboratories, as well as review the education curriculum to ensure a better and safe future for children in the state of Akwa Ibom. ”

He thanked the state government for tameing the right to basic education of the Akwa Ibom child in free and compulsory education and urged the state government to do what is necessary.

“The right to basic education of all Nigerian children, as enshrined in the Child Rights Act of 2003 in Article 15 (1), had been tamed under the Akwa Ibom State Child Rights Act, to ensure that every child in the State of Akwa Ibom the right to compulsory, free and qualitative basic education. ”

Isong added that; “In the Fundamental Principles and Directives of State Policy, as set out in Chapter 2, Section 13 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended), the government has the responsibility to ensure that the education of Nigerian children be free and qualitative. ”

He also urged the government to address the numerous complaints of delays in the payment of pensions and unpaid tips to relatives of late elementary school teachers with delays in 1991 and to provide an improved social assistance package for teachers in public schools throughout the state.

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We will attack DSTV, MTN, Shoprite, Stanbic IBTC, others if they don’t leave Nigeria – Yoruba youths

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After the xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and Nigerian companies in South Africa, the Oodua Youth Coalition, OYC, has granted South African companies and businesses seven ultimata to leave Nigeria.

Latest Nigeria newspaper report that the group president, Oluyi Akintade Tayo, the refusal of the interested parties to give in to the notice of resignation will mean death.

While expressing disappointment at the attitude of South Africans against Nigerians living and working in South Africa, particularly what they described as the continued silence of the South African government on development, the group emphasized that during the apartheid era, which was the time Difficult of In the rainbow country, Nigeria was firm with them.

The statement says: “Oodua Youth Coalition (OYC), the most crucial youth group in Nigeria that projects and protects the Yoruba nation in the country, is sad and angry because South Africans, with the support of the country’s authorities, are coordinating the looting and burning of Nigerian businesses and mutilations and murders of our brothers and fathers on earth.

“It is unfortunate that South Africa, which under the apartheid regime had the support and solidarity of the Nigerians and the government while the white supremacists reigned supreme, is now turning to inflict physical and psychological pain and injury to the people whose parents committed great harm.” part of wages and profits and the community to end the apartheid reign.

“The circulating video in which Mr. Bongani Mkongi, the Vice Minister of Police of South Africa, defended the attacks against Nigerians and other Africans confirmed our previous fear and doubts about the guilt of the South African authorities. It is disconcerting that the country whose former leader, the late Nelson Mandela, recognized Nigeria’s efforts to elevate the South African-led government, is expelling other Africans, mostly Nigerians, energetically and with shame.

“We have tolerated the excesses of these South Africans whose businesses have prospered in Nigeria without any physical and psychological attack. For months, the coalition has written several letters to the South African consulate in Nigeria requesting meetings to chart a way forward and find a lasting solution for these unfortunate and barbaric incidents that have still been ignored or have run into a brick wall.

“OYC, after an emergency meeting, has concluded plans to, as a matter of urgency, attack all South African companies and facilities in Nigeria, especially in the southwest region of the country. DSTV, MTN, SHOPRITE, STANBIC IBTC, and other outlets are our goals.

“Therefore, we give these South African companies a maximum of seven days to leave Nigeria or forget them, since our coalition, with other groups and comrades throughout the country, will attack them and burn them to ashes,” reads the notice.

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