Nigerian governors have given assurance that they would meet the December 31 deadline given by the organised labour for the implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage to workers.
The governors, who met Wednesday night under the umbrella of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF), also called on...
Governors to set up security committee at NEC level By Ojoma Akor | Published Date Jun 20, 2019 10:59 AM * To make position on state police known soon The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has resolved to set up a security committee at the National Economic Council level towards tackling …
Workers, yesterday, booed the chairman of Nigerian Governors Forum, NGF, Abdulazez Yari of Zamfara, and Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, while …
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The Nigerian Governors Forum has described as “despicable” an attempt to take over the National Assembly by operatives of the Nigerian secret police, the State Security Service (SSS).
A statement by the Head of Media of the NGF, Abdulrazaque-Bello Barkindo, quoted chairman of the forum...
Governor of Bayelsa state, Seriake Dickson, says there is a lot of unnecessary controversy over the $1 billion approved to fight insurgency.
Governors of the 36 states were said to have endorsed the plan but Ayo Fayose of Ekiti has denied any involvement in the approval.
He even filed a suit...
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An emergency meeting of the Nigerian Governors Forum is currently ongoing at the State House in Abuja, Channels Television reports.
Details of the meeting still sketchy but sources, however, told Channels TV that it may not be unconnected with the controversy that has been generated by the...
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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with a delegation of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF).
The meeting, held at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The chairman of NGF, Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State, is led the delegation.
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President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with delegates of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The delegation led by the Chairman of NGF and governor of Zamfara state, Abdullaziz Yari arrived at the venue about 12:30pm and went straight to the New Banquet Hall at...
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Members of the Nigerian Governors Forum met on Wednesday night to the review the ongoing efforts aimed at amending the nation’s constitution.
The meeting which was held at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja was chaired by the forum’s chairman, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari.
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Nigerian governors, under the aegis of Nigeria Governors Forum, on Friday said they will off-set outstanding salaries and allowances owed their workers as soon as a second tranche of funds from the Paris Club loan refund is released.
In a statement issued by the forum’s spokesperson...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) allegedly found $86,546,526.65 believed to be part of the London-Paris Club loan refund in the bank account of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF).
THE NATION reports that the EFCC is probing how the cash got into the account, who remitted...
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The Nigerian Governors Forum may send some governors to the United Kingdom to visit President Muhammadu Buhari.
Saturday PUNCH learnt that the plan to send a delegation to the President was part of the discussion at the last governors’ meeting in Abuja, which ended in the early hours of...
Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose on Wednesday night eulogised former Governor of Edo State, Adams Oshiomole and the outgoing Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko.
Fayose was Valedictory ceremony/Dinner organized by the Nigerian Governors Forum, NGF in honour of Oshiolemole and Mimiko who...
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum yesterday met with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa in Abuja over N250 billion shortfall in states’ statutory allocation.
A presidency official who preferred anonymity told journalists yesterday that the governors took up the matter in response...
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) met behind closed-doors last night at the Old Banquet of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The meeting was after the Fedeal Executive Council meeting yesterday
The meeting, which started at 8.00pm til late night
It was presided over by the...
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The Northern governors are set for a mega operation against the menace of cattle rustling in the region.
This disclosure was made by Kano State Governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Gnaduje at a chat with journalists in Kano.
He said the 11 northern governors had discussed the matter extensively at the...
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