Fifteen northern groups that constitute CNG include: Arewa Summit, Development Initiative, Arewa Youth Consultative Forum and Arewa Youths Against Injustice.
After heated arguments between the opposing groups, it was unanimously agreed by the leadership of the two sides to dissolve into a 10-man committee – five from each side – to comprehensively debate and deliberate on the issues at stake and present a common position.
The convener said both groups would harmonise their positions within 72 hours and release a communiqué.
However, the opposing parties expressed their happiness to meet for the first time to resolve their differences.
Eze Ndigbo in Kano, Boniface Ibekwe, said he had always been committed to unity and peaceful coexistence in the country.
The CNG was led by Yerima Shettima, while the Igbo group was led by Chief Chi Nwogu. Both of them expressed optimism that the issue would be amicably resolved.
The CNG, had on Thursday in Kano, clarified that the quit notice, earlier issued in Kaduna, was not part of an agenda to use force to eject Igbo people from the North. SHARE YOUR STORY WITH US VIA EMAIL: INFO@247NIGERIANEWSUPDATE.CO RECEIVE NEWS VIA OUR WHATSAPP, KINDLY TEXT +234 701 056 0394 TO ADD YOU CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR NEWS UPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON TWITTER FOR INSTANT NEWS UPDATE: @247NGNEWSUPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN MILLIONS AROUND THE GLOBE TO READ NEWS ON OUR FACEBOOK FAN PAGE FOR INSTANT UPDATES ON INSTAGRAM CLICK HERE RECEIVE INSTANT NEWS UPDATE VIA OUR BBM BROADCAST: D3EDEFDF PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>