Northern Elders Forum
Labour activists list how #EndSARS campaign redefines radicalism in Nigeria
Labour activists listed how the #EndSARS campaign is redefining labour activism in Nigeria through its disruptive nature.
In case they didn’t tell the president
In the last one week or so, some very eminent Nigerians, either individually or in groups, have issued statements on the unacceptable state of the nation.
Groups denounce presidency over vitrolic attack on Obasanjo
Leaders of Afenifere, Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), and Middle Belt Forum (MBF), who met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abuja last week, over the state of the nation, have expressed disappointment over the way the Federal Government reacted to their meeting. In a statement yesterday, spokesmen of…
The giant north weeps
We may all pretend all we want but no one can deny this, even if the temptation to be untrue to oneself for a mess of pottage cannot be resisted: Northern Nigeria is in distress...
You’re lucky this is democracy, presidency tells Northern group
Aso Villa has asked the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) to thank their stars that the country is operating a democratic government where the right of free speech
Northern elders insist on herdsmen return to north, accuses FG of bias
Chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, (NEF) Professor Ango Abdullahi said he has nothing to retract from asking Fulani herdsmen rearing cattle in the south to return to the north if they feel unsafe and unprotected. Professor Abdullahi restated his position when he received the senator that represented Kaduna Central in the 8th senate, Shehu…
Kwande faults Middle Belt’s claim on extension beyond North Central
Deputy Chairman, North Central Zone of the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), Ambassador Yahaya Kwande, has faulted the idea that the Middle Belt extends...
Boko Haram, farmers/herdsmen clashes worry Northern elders
The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has expressed concerns over the nefarious activities of the Boko Haram terrorists, as well as recurring clashes between farmers and herdsmen in parts of the country.
Northern leaders condemn FG’s failure to rescue nation from socio-economic woes
Arewa leaders have criticized the nation’s political leadership for failure to rescue Nigerians from the current economic and security woes affecting the country...