Friday, 29th September 2023

Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

19 Sep
• Muri-Okunola resigns as Lagos HoS for presidential job Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, elder brother to Datti, the Labour Party’s (LP) vice presidential candidate at the last general elections, has accepted to serve as Special Adviser on Political Matters to Vice President Kashim Shettima. Hakeem, who is also spokesperson for the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), communicated his…
18 Sep
The spokesperson of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) Hakeem Baba-Ahmed has been appointed as the special adviser on political issues to Vice-President Kashim Shettima. Baba-Ahmed is the elder brother of Datti Baba-Ahmed, the running mate of the Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate Peter Obi in the February 25 election. Baba-Ahmed, who disclosed his new appointment…
24 Aug
Spokesman for the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, has frowned at the economic policies of President Bola Tinubu, especially the complete removal of petrol subsidy, which escalated inflation and brought hardship in the country.
2 Aug
Fresh crisis hit Northern Elders Forum (NEF), yesterday, over media publications signed by its Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, on the President Bola Tinubu administration.
1 Apr
Northern Elders Forum (NEF), on Friday, charged all the party’s leaders to restrain spokesperson from escalating rude language and exchanges on social media and traditional media.
10 Nov 2022
Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has slammed Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, over his comments against herdsmen, while speaking on the killings in his state.
25 Oct 2022
The recent statement by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, that the north should not vote for southern candidates is anti north and anti unity in Nigeria.
15 Aug 2022
Concerned Igbo elders have condemned cases of criminality in Imo State and other parts of the South East, resulting in death of innocent citizens, calling on perpetrators to desist from wicked tendencies ...
7 Aug 2022
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) yesterday said that the North would reject presidential candidates who refuse to speak against killings of Northerners in the Southern part of the country.
21 May 2022
Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has condemned the call by Ohanaeze Ndigbo for the arrest of its Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed.
28 Apr 2022
North East Unity Forum (NEUF) has frowned upon what it termed unnecessary controversy stirred by the utterances of the Director, Publicity and Advocacy Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed....
26 Apr 2022
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has asked the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to reassess the way it prosecutes its war against insurgency and terrorism to avert circumstances that gave rise to delay in weapons procurement from Western countries.


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The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Maj.-Gen. Christopher Musa, has said that the military will flush out bandits and terrorists from the country.
47 mins ago
The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone A has arrested Mr Felix Maiva, a wanted wildlife smuggler who, according to the agency, has been on the run since 2021. Maiva's arrest is a fallout of intense investigation and surveillance that followed the discovery of a 20 foot container found to contain 4,752kg of…
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As the United Nations General Assembly High-Level week proceeded last week, the idea of Africa as the next business frontier of the world resounded with glaring ardour. Even the very fact that New York where all of the world’s attention is turned to about this time every year is led by an African American is…
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 29 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, the world’s third most visited crypto exchange, is thrilled to have invited fans to an unforgettable experience at the 2023 Formula One Japanese Grand Prix, following Max Verstappen’s podium win, and ORBR winning the Constructors’ World Championship for the sixth time in the team’s history. As…
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, 29 September 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, the world’s third most visited crypto exchange, is partnering with American University of Sharjah (AUS) to create an inter-college hackathon, empowering young people to develop new AI and crypto models.  Dubbed the “CryptoAI BUILDER Challenge,” this initiative represents a milestone in the partnership between AUS and…
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The Nigerian Navy has arrested six impostors impersonating as Nigerian Navy personnel to engage in fraudulent activities.
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The Delta Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Asaba on Friday affirmed Gov. Sheriff Oborevwori of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the duly elected governor of Delta.
3 hours ago
Leaders and Elders Forum of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Delta have commended President Bola Tinubu over subsidy removal palliatives to the state and Nigeria at large. This is contained in a communique jointly signed by the forum’s Chairman, Chief Godwin Ogbetuo, and others at the end of its meeting on Friday in Asaba.…
3 hours ago
The Special Military Taskforce, Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), maintaining peace in Plateau and parts of Bauchi and Kaduna States, have arrested suspected killers of Na’aman Stephen, a Catholic seminarian. Capt. James Oya, the Media Officer of OPSH disclosed this while addressing newsmen on Friday in Jos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that gunmen…
4 hours ago
The wife of Gabon's ousted president Ali Bongo Ondimba has been charged with "money laundering" and other offences, the public prosecutor said Friday, a month after a coup toppled her husband. Sylvia Bongo Ondimba Valentin, who is Franco-Gabonese, and one of the couple's sons have been accused by the coup leader of having pulled the…