2 June 2011
Governor Babangida Aliyu of
Wednesday declared that the outcome of the presidential election was a lesson for the North, adding that the North has no choice than to negotiate back into the mainstream. Niger State
Said he: “as Northern states, we have to negotiate ourselves back to the mainstream; that is what we have to do if we must reclaim our position in this nation. We must ensure that anybody who wants to discriminate on religion or sow the seed of discord fails”.