A former Ogun State governor, Olusegun Osoba, has been elected as team leader of the delegation from the Former Governors Forum that would represent the Forum at the National Conference.
According to a statement by the Forum chairman, Jim Nwobodo, made available to PREMIUM TIMES in Abeokuta, other delegates are Mohammed Goni (North-East), Fidelis Tapgun (North-Central), Saidu Barda (North-West), Achike Udenwa (South-East), and Victor Attah (South-South). Mr. Osoba represents South-West.
The Forum met on Tuesday in Abuja where it unanimously agreed that Mr. Osoba would lead the delegation to the conference.
Mr. Nwobodo said the appointment of the delegates was in accordance with the guidelines released by the Federal Government on the proposed National Conference.
“The delegates from the Forum are accomplished Nigerians whose capacity in different areas of human endeavours cannot be doubted. They will form a key pillar in the deliberations,” Mr. Nwobodo stated.
The Forum Chairman enjoined all Nigerians to pray for the success of the National Conference.