There are a number of characteristics that the two dominant political parties - All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) - have displayed for a very long time.
The acceleration of events in the land is such that before a person has fully digested the occurrence of one event another has swept past him.
Beyond the worsening insecurity occasioned by violent crimes like insurgency, kidnappings, banditry and the likes, no other issue has dominated the public discourse of late like the cry by the South...
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has vowed not to play second fiddle in Nigeria, saying that the North has what it takes to lead the country again in 2023.
An end to the Jos uprising seems far, as bodies of four males had been recovered at Yan Taya junction within Jos North and deposited at the Plateau Specialist Hospital by the police.
15 Jul 2021
The battle to renew the Nigerian union based on equity, justice and fairness has undoubtedly gained some significant traction. It is perhaps only the standpatters that are recalcitrant to this quest because of short-term gains....
8 Jul 2021
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, yesterday, reacted to northern elders’ rejection of power shift to the south, insisting that those who love the corporate existence of Nigeria should embrace truth, equity and justice.
8 Jun 2021
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has said in other to prevent another civil war in Nigeria, the Southeast should be allowed to secede from Nigeria if the movement is popular among the people in the region. “The Forum has arrived at the difficult conclusion that if support for secession among the Igbo is as widespread…
8 Jun 2021
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has advised the Federal Government to allow the South-East pull out of the country if the support for secession for the region is widespread and have the backings of their leaders.
24 May 2021
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) have kicked against the adoption of Oduduwa anthem in public secondary schools in Ondo State. "If this is true, it represents a very serious assault on the integrity of the country by people who have sworn to uphold and protect it,” NEF's spokesman Hakeem Baba-Ahmed said in a statement on…
27 Mar 2021
The Eastern Consultative Assembly (ECA) has called on the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) to support the quest for restructuring the country, saying nothing else can save Nigeria except a wholesome reconstruction...
6 Mar 2021
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has said that northerners living in the Southwest geo-political zone of the country would not succumb to threats and harassment by some groups and individuals in the region.