General Yakubu Gowon today in Kaduna inaugurated the new Board of Trustees (BoT) and Natioinal Working Committee (NWC) of Arewa consultative Forum (ACF) with an appeal to them to put in their best for peace and unity of the North.
He reminded the new executives to note that they were elected because of their track of records, knowledge and commitment towards ensuring the unity of the North in particular and the country as a whole, “you most work very hard”.
General Gowon also reminded the new executives and members to know that ACF is non
religious,non tribal, non ethnic and non partisan.
He counseled the entire members of ACF to see themselves as brothers and sisters in the interest of peace and unity.
General Gowon said one of the aims and objectives of ACT is to promote, defend and
strengthen Northern unity and interest of its people in the context of one indivisible Nigeria .
Those inaugurated include Malam Adamu Fika ,Wazirin Fika as chairman Board of Trustees, AVM Muktar Muhammed ,Wazirin Dutse as deputy chairman BOT, Prof Para Mullum as vice chairman BOT. IGP Ibrahim Ahmadu Coomassie Sardaunan Katsina as chairman, National Working Committee (NWC ), Musa Liman Kwande deputy chairman, Senator Abubakar Girei as vice chairman, Col JP Obah as secretary general, Halima Alfa as National legal adviser, Abubakar Hussaini Marki as national treasurer, Muhammed Ibrahim Biu as
national publicity secretary, Ahmed Bawa as national auditor and Baba Sule Bisalla as national auditor.