Director Programmes Actionaid, Hajiya Suwaiba Muhammad Dankabo, has described unity as a formidable pillar that would assure peaceable elections including that the unity and oneness of Nigeria as one indivisible entity have to be stored sacrosanct.
Chatting with information males at a someday sensitization discussion board meant to deliver completely different ethnic teams collectively and expose the Kano wealthy cultural heritage along with marking the Worldwide Peace Day, organized by Actionaid in collaboration with Disputes Resolutions and Improvement Initiative held in Kano on the weekend, Dankabo mentioned the difficulty of unity in range is a serious catalyst for peaceable co-existence.
In line with her, no nation might ever exist and prosper in each sphere of human endeavour with out individuals of numerous ethnic backgrounds dwelling peacefully with each other and that such a peaceable co-existence have to be safeguarded for the nation to maneuver ahead.
He added that fanning embers of dissension and the craze for violent extremism might solely spell doom for a nation.
She mentioned, “we’ve purposefully organised this discussion board to sensitize members of various ethnic teams to perceive the nitty gritty of leaving collectively as residents with out rancour, hatred and deep-seated animosity.
“We’re additionally right here to mark the Worldwide Peace Day as being celebrated the world over. Kano is popularly recognized for its wealthy cultural heritage that we’re right this moment showcasing at this discussion board”
“As we’re approaching the yr 2023, there’s the compelling want for all Nigerians to shut ranks within the curiosity of peace and unity. there isn’t a means credible and rancour free elections could possibly be assured with out peace and unity amongst individuals of numerous ethnic backgrounds” she posited.
Talking in the identical vein, the Govt Director, Disputes Resolutions and Improvement Initiative previously often known as Democratic Motion Group (DAG), Dr. Mustapha Muhammad Yahaya mentioned exposing Kano wealthy cultural heritage to individuals of various ethnic inclinations has turn into crucial.
This he famous was for larger understanding and peaceable co-existence to be fostered.
In line with him, marking the Worldwide Peace Day has additionally turned crucial most particularly that the spectre of violent extremism amongst youths have to be exterminated.