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June 12: Arewa CF hails President Buhari’s declaration

The Arewa Consultative Forum has said the conferment of national awards by President Muhammadu Buhari on the late Chief MKO Abiola; his running mate, Alhaji Babagana Kingibe; and the late human rights lawyer, Chief Gani Fawehinmi, will heal the wound of the annulment of June 12. 1993 presidential election by Gen. Ibrahim Babangida.

Ango Abdullahi: North ready to negotiate existence, unity of Nigeria

The Convener, Arewa Consultative Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, has expressed the North’s readiness to debate whether Nigeria should remain as a country or not.

Arewa CF dissociates itself from communiqué expressing vote of no confidence in President Buhari

Arewa Consultative Forum has distanced itself from a communiqué passing a vote of no confidence in President Muhammadu Buhari and other Northern politicians.

Ango Abdullahi: North will resist restructuring

Ango Abdullahi, chairman, board of trustees (BOT) of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), says the northern region of the country will resist restructuring.

Emir Sanusi asks Miyetti Allah to expose killer herdsmen

Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, has asked the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), to expose criminal herdsmen among them.

Fulanis are not criminals – Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, has declared that Fulanis are not terrorists or criminals as perceived by some Nigerians.

2019: Northern elders move against ex-President Obasanjo

Prominent northern stakeholders Saturday floated a new group- Northern Political Leaders Forum (NPLF) – aimed at enabling the region to take its destiny in its hand ahead of next year’s elections, especially the presidential poll.

2019: Northern elders seek consensus presidential candidate

Taking measures to produce a consensus presidential candidate for the 2019 elections, some elders of the north have also constituted some committees to find solutions to the challenges facing the region.

2019: Northern elders brainstorm on consensus candidate

Elders and key political actors in the North on Saturday brainstormed in Abuja to pick a consensus presidential candidate from the zone for the 2019 general elections.

Stop intimidating us with restructuring – Northern Senators tell proponents

The Northern Senators’ Forum rose from its two-day retreat in Katsina State, on Wednesday, urging proponents of restructuring of the country to desist from intimidating the region with the proposal.

North’s endorsement of President Buhari will depend on performance, not sentiment – Ango Abdullahi

National chairman of Northern Nigeria Union (NNU), Professor Ango Abdullahi, has said that President Muhammad Buhari will have to earn the endorsement of the North for re-election in 2019 through his performance in his first term.

Northern elders disown Ango Abdullahi over call for break-up

Leader of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Dr. Paul Unongo, has said that the 1914 amalgamation of Nigeria by Lord Frederick Lugard was not a mistake.

Quit notice: NEF faults El-Rufai over arrest warrant on Arewa youths

The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) yesterday condemned the planned arrest of members of the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) by Kaduna State governor, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, saying it is not in support of the decision.

Nigeria is a failure at 57 – Ango Abdullahi

Ango Abdullahi, spokesman, Northern Elders Forum (NEF), says Nigeria is a failure, 57 years after the most populous black nation gained independence.

Biafra: Military operation in Abia constitutional – Ango Abdullahi

The National Publicity Secretary of the Northern Elders’ Forum (NEF), Professor Ango Abdullahi, has thrown his weight behind the military operation in Abia State under the on-going operation tagged Operation Python Dance II.

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