Professor Babagana Zulum,
Governor of Borno State, has emerged as the Chairman of the North-East Governors’ Forum.
Professor Zulum was elected by Governors in the North-East of the Nigerian Nation as the pioneer Chairman of the forum for a period of two years on Saturday, August 7, 2020.
This was contained in a communique issued at the end of the forum’s second meeting, held in Maiduguri, Borno State capital on Saturday.
The meeting was attended by governors of: Adamawa, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri; Gombe, Mohammed Inuwa Yahaya; Borno, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum; Bauchi, Sen. Bala Mohammed; Deputy Governors of Taraba- Engr Haruna Manu and Yobe, Idi Barde Gubana.
The Governors of the North-East states of Nigeria, at the meeting also agreed to make Maiduguri the administrative capital of the forum