Leaders of Southern and Middle Belt groups, yesterday, were enraged over the decision of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to jettison zoning in the selection of the party’s presidential candidate for the 2023 elections...
Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum (SMBLF) insists that power must shift to the southern part of the country in 2023.
26 Jul 2021
Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has apologised to elder statesman and Ijaw national leader, Chief Edwin Clark, over the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) offensive remarks against him.
31 May 2021
Chief Edwin Clark, National Leader, Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF), has supported clamour for the Southern Nigeria to produce the President in 2023.
26 May 2021
“I repeat it, if you make my son a presidential candidate under this Constitution, I will oppose him. Do we have a country? There is no country and when there is no country...
28 Feb 2021
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders’ Forum (SMBLF) has condemned attempted arrest of Yoruba rights’ activist, Mr. Sunday Igboho by a combined team of security forces.
24 Feb 2021
Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) yesterday raised the alarm over alleged plot by the Gombe State Governor, Muhammad Yahaya, to impose a new Mai Tangale.
22 Jan 2021
• Laments stand against Ondo order on forest reserves • ‘FG will be held responsible for any crisis over matter’ The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has cautioned the Federal Government against its continuous support for Fulani Miyetti Allah at the detriment of other tribes in the country. The group said it was…
13 Dec 2020
For 14 years, Terver Alaaga, a father of four was a produce buyer in Benue State, where he hails from. Married to a nurse, Alaaga had a “good life” with his family until the menace of herdsmen reached a crescendo in the state about four years ago.
1 Dec 2020
The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum (SMBLF) has called on the British Parliament to compel chairman of its Foreign Relations Committee, Tom Turgendhat, to substantiate...
10 Jun 2020
The influx of Fulani herdsmen from other countries into Nigeria has become a source worry to Southern, Middle Belt Forum (SMBLF); hence it urged President Muhammadu Buhari to heed the call of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State to halt it.
20 May 2020
It is indeed curious that the northern governors’ decision to relocate the Almajirai to their states of origin to control the spread of a pandemic has become an anticlimax.