Northern States Governor’s Forum Elects New Chairman
By Femi Johnson
The Northern States Governors’ Forum says it is poised to reposition itself and chart a common front that will confront the challenges of under-development, poverty and insecurity in its areas.
This was aftermath of the confirmation of a new leadership headed by Borno state Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima with Governors of Kogi and Kano as Vice Chairmen.
While handing over, Governor Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu has been the Chairman since 2008, confirms the establishment of the Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation. He says, the new leadership will continue from where they stopped and ensure more unity among members.
The new Chairman of The Nothern States Governor’s Forum promised to carry along all members. He says unity of Nigeria is sacrosanct. Governor Shettima is optimistic on the repositioning of the Forum.