PDP’s candidate will be president, Ango Abdullahi insists
Leader of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Professor Ango Abdullahi, has said the Northern elders endorsed presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar because they believe he will deliver the nation from misrule and economic woes. Abdullahi, a former Vice Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria who restated this in…
ACF silent on NEF’s endorsement of Atiku, commends oil drilling in North
Barely 24 hours after the endorsement of Atiku Abubakar for presidency by the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), the Arewa Consultative Forum...
2019: Northern elders’ red card for Buhari
When politicians of northern extraction gather to discuss matters of political representation, they do not beat about the bush. They hit the nail on the head.
North split on restructuring
Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, as always, was more forthcoming. He insisted that power and resources should shift to the states as part of restructuring.
Only government can save Nigeria
Regrettably, the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) did not hide their support for the anti-Igbo quit notice. Prominent northern leaders like Professor Ango Abdullahi and Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, openly backed the youths.
On that letter to Ango Abdullahi
I read the open letter to Ango Abdullahi by B.I.C Ijomah in The Guardian of June 29, 2017. The antics of the learned professor these days, honestly, need not be defended.
Time to rein in these ethnic irredentists
Three popular sayings (idioms) in Esanland, Edo State, herald this analysis on the hot-button issue of ultimatum by the Coalition of Northern Youth Groups for the Igbo, indigenes of the Southeast zone of the country...
Open letter to Ango Abdullahi
You are alleged to be in support of the call on the Igbo to quit. It is unfortunate, grossly unfortunate, that a scholar of your calibre will be so partisan as to be unable to see the wisdom in retaining Nigeria as a corporate entity. I know you have, in the past, been anti-Igbo.