Tag: Governors

President Buhari Gives Reasons to State Governors on Re-Opening of Borders

Henry Solomon- December 8, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari, , today, Tuesday 8 December 2020 held a meeting with the Governors Forum at the State House Abuja. In the meeting with ... Read More

Northern Governors congratulate President Buhari at 77

Henry Solomon- December 17, 2019

The Northern States Governors Forum has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari as he marks his 77th birthday on Tuesday. The Forum in a congratulatory message by ... Read More

Governors Attend 4th Istanbul PPP Week to Foster Ways to Improve Lives

Henry Solomon- November 1, 2019

Five Governors of Adamawa Ekiti, Kwara, Imo and Yobe State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri .Kayode Fayemi, Abdurrahman Abdurrazaq, Emeka Ihedioha and Mala Buni respectively at the ... Read More

President Buhari meets APC Governors at Aso Rock

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 12, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday met behind closed doors with seven state governors of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. ... Read More

Governors Meet to Discuss FAAC Deadlock, Minimum Wage

Henry Solomon- July 19, 2018

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Wednesday night met in Abuja to discuss matter arising from the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) deadlock, minimum wage, ... Read More

Pay Outstanding Salaries to Workers before Christmas, President Buhari Directs Governors

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed state governments to ensure payment of outstanding workers’ salaries in their various states, to enable workers to “smile to banks”, ... Read More

Lai Mohammed Expresses Worry Over Dissemination Of Fake News In Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- November 17, 2017

  The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has expressed concern over the dissemination of fake news and disinformation in the country. The ... Read More

IPOB: Northern Governors Commend Gov. Lalong For Prompt Action and Salute Residents

Tanimu- September 16, 2017

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Governors of the nineteen northern States have greeted residents across the north for being nonviolent in the face of clashes between members ... Read More

Survey Shows 68% of States Heed To FG’s Advice On Paris Club Refund

Henry Solomon- September 6, 2017

Majority of the state across the federation, have utilised the second tranche of the Paris Club refund they received to clear the arrears of their ... Read More

Northern Governors Donate Millions To Rebuilding of Communities In Borno

Tanimu- August 9, 2017

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Governors of eighteen Northern States on Tuesday donated three hundred and sixty million to support Borno State in addressing problems associated with ... Read More

NLC Sets Pace For Nigerian Leaders Using Nelson Mandela

Henry Solomon- July 18, 2017

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Tuesday advised Nigerian leaders to emulate the good leadership exhibited by some of the past African leaders, most especially, ... Read More

Acting President’s Consultation Meeting And Ramadan Iftar With Governors #InPictures

Henry Solomon- June 21, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, consultation & Iftar meeting with State Governors discussing recent ethnic agitations between North & South-East groups while exploring how to ... Read More

Why State Assemblies,Governors, Are Obstacles To LG Autonomy – Dogara

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has called on Nigerians to lend their voices to the push for financial and administrative autonomy ... Read More

APC NWC Meet With Governors To Review Challenges Of The Party

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2017

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the the All Progressives congress (APC) led by the National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun on Thursday met with governors ... Read More

Nigerian Governors Commend President Buhari For Integrating States

Tanimu- December 16, 2016

State Governors, as members of the National Economic Council, NEC, have expressed satisfaction with the way the Buhari presidency have been working with state governments ... Read More

Governors Endorse FG’s Plan To Increase Revenue Generation

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2016

In support of the Buhari administration’s effort to diversify and deepen the nation’s revenue profile, state governors as members of the National Economic Council, NEC, ... Read More

10 Northern Governors In Washington On US Government Invitation

Tanimu- October 18, 2016

10 Northern Governors In Washington As ten Northern Governors on Tuesday began a 3-day symposium organized by the United States Institute of Peace which is ... Read More

Presidency denies alleged reported probe of former CBN governors

Abdul Jimoh- August 30, 2016

The SSA on Media and Publicity, Mall Garba Shehu has denied social media reports that Federal Government is set to probe the tenures of Emir of Kano, ... Read More

Gang of Notorious Fraudsters Arrested, Vital Exhibits Recovered

Tanimu- August 2, 2016

DCP Don N. Awunah, Abuja: On the 1st August, 2016 suspects were tracked, trailed and arrested by Police’s operatives attached to the Inspector General of ... Read More

NUPENG Urges FG To Stop Giving Bailout Funds To States

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2016

The Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), South-West Chairman, Mr Tokunbo Korodo, has advised the Federal Government against the issuance of bailout ... Read More