Thursday, 2nd December 2021
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Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

31 Oct
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.
30 Sep
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.
26 Sep
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...
20 Sep
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.
17 Aug
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.


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The Court of Appeal, sitting in Ibadan, on Thursday, discharged and acquitted a former Governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala
1 hour ago
Omicron is fueling a steep surge in infections in South Africa but relatively few people are being hospitalised, experts said Thursday, as patients so far reported mild symptoms.
2 hours ago
A court in southern Libya on Thursday reinstated Seif al-Islam Kadhafi, son of slain dictator Moamer Kadhafi, as a candidate in next month's presidential election, Libyan media reported.
3 hours ago
Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja Special Offences Court has fixed Dec. 15 to rule on the admissibility of the confessional statement of Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James, who is facing allegations
4 hours ago
Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Thursday said he would not impose any governorship aspirant of his choice on the people of Rivers come 2023.