I am Arewa

Each edition of I am Arewa features one individual native to one of the 19 States that make up the Northern Region of Nigeria. Essentially, the individual will share their take on what makes them Arewa, their occupation and how they are contributing to changing the perception of the North by lending their voices and perspectives to the existing narrative. Want to know more? Visit www.northernlife.ng/iamarewa

I am Kaduna: Maryam Awaisu

Maryam Awaisu; A staunch feminist, an advocate of social justice and prevention of sickle cell anemia is the author of the novel “Burning Bright...

I am Katsina: Aliyu Bashir Danmusa

Aliyu Bashir Danmusa was born in Dutsinma Local Government of Katsina State. He had his primary education at Honey field International School Kaduna, before...

I am Adamawa

Khadija Mai is an indigene of Adamawa State, currently residing in Kaduna State. She started her education in Adamawa state at Muhammadu Mai Memorial...

I am Benue

Anselm Sesugh Ngutsav has an academic background in Engineering. He is a photographer, writer and the Creative Director of Purplesilver Community. He attended  University Staff...

I am Kogi

Maryam Sa'eed Otuh is from Okene, Kogi State. A graduate of Biochemistry from Nasarawa State university, Keffi, she was born on the 25th of...

I am Kebbi

Salihu Mahe from the Wazirci Family of Gwandu Emirates. Though an indigene of Kebbi, He was born and raised in Sokoto by his mother,...

I am Plateau

Plateau state is not just known for its beauty, it is also a home of many spoken words artist and other talented youths in...

I am Niger

Saratu Ummul-iman Abubakar, is from Niger State, Agaie Local Government to be precise. She is a 300 level journalism and psychology student at the...

I am Kogi

Alhassan Mu'azu Danasebe is from Kogi State. He was born on the 20th of August to a family of Six. He attended Christfield nursery...

I am Taraba

Abbas Sa’ad Baba is a Fulani man from Gassol Local Government Area in Taraba state . He had his primary education at Home Science...