Tag: governors

Governors meet over security, Executive Order 10, JUSUN strike

By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) is meeting in the State House, Abuja to deliberate on critical national issues, including security and the Judicial Staff Union of…

JUSUN STRIKE: Northern governors back financial autonomy, reject Buhari’s order

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State has on Tuesday said state governors in the country holds not grudges against the financial autonomy that members of the Judiciary worker are agitating…

Finally, South east governors bans open grazing

From George Onyejiuwa, Owerri The South East Governors on Sunday  announced the immediate ban  of open grazing across the entire region. This is just as the governors have also mandated…

Judiciary workers’ strike: Obey court judgments – Agbakoba to governors

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Olisa Agbakoba has written to Nigerian governors on the judiciary workers’ strike. The former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) urged the governors…

PDP Governors Call For Restructuring To Halt Drift Towards Another Civil War

Governors of the Peoples Democratic Power (PDP) have expressed fear that Nigeria may be headed to another civil war as “all our fault lines and differences are being stretched to…

ACF, NEF, 15 Northern groups to Buhari, governors: North sinking under your watch

From Noah Ebije, Kaduna Seventeen Northern groups, including Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and Northern Elders Forum (NEF) have vented their anger on President Muhammadu Buhari, governors as well as federal…

Imo prison attack: HURIWA suspects foul play, charges Buhari, Governors

The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and Governors of the South East to set up a Judicial Commission of Inquiry to investigate…

Buhari, Lawan, Gbajabiamila, governors, others extol ex-Lagos governor at 69

By Bolaji Ogundele, Sanni Onogu, Nicholas Kalu, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari, Senate President Ahmad Lawan, House of Representatives Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila and governors have eulogised ex-Lagos State Governor Asiwaju Bola…

Financial Autonomy: Gombe PASAN accuses governors of violating presidential order

From Abdulrazaq Mungadi, Gombe The Gombe State Chapter of Parliamentary Staff of Nigeria (PASAN) on Tuesday called on governors in the country to prove their loyalty to the Nigerian constitution…

Northwest governors issue vacate forest order to bandits

From Nairalovers Nigeria, Abuja; Tony Akowe, Abuja; Augustine Okezie, Katsina     Sorthwest governors have asked bandits and everyone hiding in the forests to leave or face the wrath of security…

Northern Governors Demand Arrest Of Ortom’s Attackers

Simon Lalong, Plateau State Governor The Northern Governors Forum on Sunday condemned Saturday’s attack on Governor Samuel Ortom’ motorcade as disturbing. Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen were said to have…

Benue: Governors reacts to assassination attempt on Gov Ortom

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has reacted to the attack on Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State’s convoy by a militia. The NGF, in a statement on Sunday, sympathized with…

Cleric commends Lagos, Oyo governors over support for PLWD

By Adeola Ogunlade The Senior Pastor of Praise Arena-Kingdom Light Christian Centre, Dr Jummy Adetoyese-Olagunju has commended the effort of Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and the Oyo State Governor,…

NDDC: we gave Niger Delta governors N100m each for COVID-19

By Sanni Onogu, Abuja   The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has claimed that it gave each of the governors of the nine oil-producing states N100million each as COVID-19 palliatives….

Of northern governors and abdication

By Nairalovers Nigeria     It is the view of not a few Nigerians that the Nigerian political class that has since independence shortchanged the masses on whose back its…