Insecurity in the North :EU Consults ACF

Boko_Haram_leader__Abubakar_Shekau_916127537_288923525By Walter Uba

The Arewa Consultative Forum ACF has been advised  not to allow the insecurity  and insurgency by a tiny number of bad ones  put the Forum off course. Head of Delegation to ECOWAS, Amb David Macrae  who gave this advise in Kaduna  added that the Union was to address issues of interest with the North.

He said that ACF  has a special place in the EU as it is always referred to on matters about the North.Macrae said,”You must not get carried away by the current heat of the occasion.You have a tiny number of bad people and you should not allow them to carry you to where you do not want to go”.

The EU ambassador who was on a to the ACF in Kaduna divulged that  the EU has alot of shared interest with and restated EU’s readiness  to address issues of interest with the North.

Mr Anthony  Sani,ACF spokesman  briefed the EU ambassador on efforts ccommitted towards  tackling inter-communal conflicts  and Boko  Haram, pointing  out that  the situation now is not beyond redemption.

He appealed for support from the EU to Northern governors  on agriculture.


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