The Area Consultative Forum, ACF, has unveiled plans to commemorate its twenty years of existence.
According to a letter sighted by Daily Nigerian on Friday, the Chairman of Northern Senators Forum, Aliyu Wamakko, is to chair the anniversary’s organising commitee.
Senator George Akume, Architect Ibrahim Bunu and Senator Ibrahim Ida, according to the letter, would deputise for the former Sokoto State governor.
Senator Abubakar H. Girei and Engineer Umar Abubakar are to serve as secretary and deputy secretary of the commitee respectively.
The letter added that the date of the commemoration would be announced letter.
Formed in 2000, ACF is a political and cultural association of leaders in Northern Nigeria which has
considerable influence in the country’s political scene.
The forum is a successor to the Northern People’s Congress, NPC, which collapsed after the coup of 1966.