Northern Elders Forum
The authorities have confirmed death of nine inmates in the ensuing gun duel between security agencies and gunmen that invaded the Medium Security Custodial Centre, Jos on Sunday. Six prisoners sustained major injuries with 252 others currently at large.
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has said the North will work with other Nigerians to produce a competent and committed Nigerian leadership that will restore confidence in the country
The nature of the state is essentially about power relations. Federalism as a state structure implies the presence of power distribution between the union authority and the component units.
The Northern Elders Forum has said that it regrets throwing its weight behind then candidate Muhammadu Buhari in the 2015 presidential election, instead of Goodluck Jonathan, adding that Buhari has let down a majority of Nigerians who trusted in his leadership prior to 2015 polls. According to the NEF’s Director of Publicity and Advocacy, Dr.…
Sokoto, Kebbi, three others witness service disruptions as Zamfara’s 2.1 million phone users lose access
With mobile network operators (MNOs) having complied with Federal Government’s (FG) order to shut down services in Zamfara State, some 2.1 million subscribers in the state have been cut off from the networks.
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has rejected the position of the Southern governors that the 2023 presidency should be zoned to the Southern part of the country, arguing that the presidency is a democratic office...
Chairman of the Southwest Governors’ Forum and Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, yesterday, cautioned the Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to the President, Garba Shehu...
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…
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF), yesterday, threw its weight behind calls for the impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari, warning Nigeria cannot survive two more years under this regime.
Following a two-day Northern Summit, Arewa elders have thrown their weight behind calls for the restructuring of the country, saying that is the only way Nigeria could realise its potentials...
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.