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EBUBEAGU: Why S/East Govs Plan Regional Security Outfit–Ikpeazu

The Abia State governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, has said the Southeast Governors decided to form a regional security outfit, codenamed Ebube Agu, to combat the security challenges in the region….

BREAKING: South East Govs, stakeholders meet on security

By Chris Njoku, Owerri South East Governors will meet in Owerri, the Imo State capital to deliberate on security- related issues today. Also expected at the meeting are the Brigade…

Northern govs task acting IGP on proactive security measures

From Gyang Bere, Jos   The Northern Governors’ Forum has urged the acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, to take very proactive measures in tackling all forms of…

Outrage over Zamfara gov’s threat against southerners

By AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna/ Innocent Duru ACF to Matawalle: Your statement, easiest way to destroy Nigeria Northerners should be good hosts – NEF PANDEF, Ohanaeze blast governor It’s uncalled for…

Nigeria fast drifting into failed state – PDP Govs

By Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) have raised the alarm, warning that Nigeria is fast drifting into a failed state. Rising…

Northern govs call for collective action against insecurity at Easter

From Gyang Bere, Jos Chairman of Northern Governors Forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong has urged Nigerians to put aside their faith, ethnicity, political and ethnic affiliations…

U.S. Accuses Nigerian Govs Of Fueling Ethnic Discrimination, Says ‘Lekki Massacre’ Reports Not Accurate

The United States Government has accused Nigerian state and local governments of allegedly inspiring ethnic discrimination among the citizens, thereby putting the country in a tensed situation. The US Department…

Tinubu inspiration for our success story – APC Govs

By Jide Orintunsin, Abuja Governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have described the National Leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu as an inspiration for the successes recorded by the governing…

Attack on Ortom invitation to anarchy – PDP Govs

By Gbade Ogunwale, Abuja Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors have described Saturday’s assassination attempt on Benue Governor Samuel Ortom as an invitation to anarchy. In a statement on Sunday by…

Govs meet to deliberate on petrol subsidy, COVID-19 vaccines Thursday

The governors of the 36 states in Nigeria, under the umbrella of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) will meet on Wednesday to discuss issues related to petrol subsidy and COVID-19…

NDDC Board: group backs South-South Govs against Akpabio

By Nairalovers Nigeria, Abuja A transparency advocacy group, the Global Forum for Accountability and Transparency, has supported the position of the South-South governors on the composition of a substantive board…

Akpabio lacks morality to accuse South-South Govs of mismanaging fund – Wike

Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has taken a swipe at the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio, for accusing governors in the region of mismanagement of…

Labour accuses APC Govs of sponsoring differential wage bill

By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti The organised labour in Ekiti State has accused All Progressive Congress (APC) governors of sponsoring the bill seeking removal of the national minimum wage from the…

COVID-19: Govs promise adequate protection for vaccines

By Eric Ikhilae, Abuja Governors of the 36 States have assured of their willingness to provide necessary facilities for the storage and protection of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines allocated to…

One die, several injured in Gombe Gov’s convoy accident

Sola Shittu, Gombe At least one person was reportedly killed and several injured in an auto crash involving the convoy of Gombe Governor, Inuwa Yahaya on Thursday. Eyewitness said the…