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Northern Elders Forum Mere Irritant and Featherweight – Presidency

10 months ago Victor Adeola 0
The presidency on Sunday through Femi Adesina has described the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) as a mere irritant and a featherweight following the position the group took on the worsening insecurity in the north. The presidency was reacting to a statement Sunday signed by the group’s convener, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, which alleged that the insecurity Read More

Nnamdi Kanu: Junaid Mohammed, Ango Abdullahi Are ‘Glorified Almajiris’ – IPOB

1 year ago Dammylink 0
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Thursday described Junaid Mohammed, Second Republic lawmaker as a “glorified Almajiri.” Almajiri is a system of Islamic education practiced in northern Nigeria. Almajiri derives from an Arabic word, rendered “al-Muhajirun” in English transliteration, meaning a person who leaves his home in search of Islamic knowledge. IPOB said both Read More

2023: North Will Rule Their Corner And Sambisa Forest For 1,000 Years Not Nigeria – Afenifere Replies Ango Abdullahi

2 years ago Emmanuel Chiwendu 0
The Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, on Sunday berated Ango Abdullahi, Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, for saying the North will rule Nigeria for long. Speaking exclusively with DAMMYLINK, Yinka Odumakin, Spokesperson of Afenifere said North will only rule its “corner” of the country for 1,000 years and not Nigeria in general. Abdullahi had claimed Read More

2023 Presidency: North Can Keep Power For 100 Years, Say Ango Abdullahi

2 years ago abdul fathai 0
The chairman of Northern Elders Forum, Professor Ango Abdullahi has stated that the north can keep power for 100 years if it likes, saying democracy is all about numbers and the region has the numerical strength to achieve it. Abdullahi stated this while speaking on perceived permutations as Nigeria looks forward to another general election Read More

2023: Nothing Wrong With Presidency To Remain In North – Ango Abdullahi

2 years ago Fashanu 0
The former Vice Chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and the leader of Northern Elders Forum(NEF)), Prof Ango Abdullahi has stated that there is nothing wrong with power remaining in the north in 2023 if Nigerians decide so through majority votes. According to him, a critical evaluation of positions of different ethnic groups in Read More