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Hakeem Baba-Ahmed

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.
13 Feb 2021
Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has alleged that there is an orchestrated plot by “certain individuals” to raise tension and cause crisis between groups and regions in the country.
3 Feb 2021
Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has urged Fulani herdsmen to return to the northern region if their security could not be guaranteed in their host communities in the southern part of the country.
28 Jan 2021
Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has told Nigerians not to expect magic from the new service chiefs, as they will not dramatically change the nation’s fortunes in its fight against insecurity.
6 Dec 2020
When I read the other day that some powerful patriots in the governing party, the APC had concluded plans to return former president Good-luck Azikiwe Jonathan to power, my soul magnified the Lord that at long last, the most populous black nation on earth would fulfil destiny sooner than later.
24 Nov 2020
The Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF) has blamed the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration for the spate of insecurity in north. The Forum, in a statement, yesterday, by its Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed, also decried the slow pace of the work on the Abuja-Kaduna-Zaria-Kano Highway.
4 Sep 2020
The wasteful obsession of the National Assembly with the review of the constitution has quite often baffled me. What really is it about? Is it about giving the country the perfect constitution? I have searched for answers in vain
2 Jul 2018
The All Progressive Congress( APC) has lost another top member as Hakeem Baba- Ahmed, the Chief of Staff to Senate President Bukola Saraki, dumped the party on Monday. Baba-Ahmed was the Kaduna State chairman of APC before his appointment as chief of staff to Saraki in 2017. While addressing journalists in Kaduna, Ahmed said he…


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