Buhari Send Northern Governors Go South East, South South


Some Governors from the Northern Governors Forum go visit South East and South South geo-political zones of the country as them dey try to calm tension and promote peace and dialogue among all sections of the country.


Na Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Borno state, Kashim Shettima, go lead the team wey include Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto, Governor Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi and Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau state.

Borno State Governor Kashim Shettima

For statement wey Tambuwal spokesman Malam Imam Imam issue on behalf of the governors, him say,

“The delegation will hold meetings with their counterparts in Rivers, Abia and Imo States.

“Apart from the visit to political leaderships in those states, the delegation is expected to meet with traditional and religious leaders. They will also confer with Northerners resident in those states.

“Importantly, the delegation will reassure their counterparts in the South South and South East that all Nigerians are free to stay in all parts of the country, especially in the North, and that the entire North stands with the people of South East in this period of heightened tension.”

The visit get the blessing of President Muhammadu Buhari and the consultations go continue with all stakeholders to promote unity and peace for the federation.