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NGF, Labour To Meet On Subsidy Removal

Ladi Patrick Nigerian Governors’ Forum ,NGF, has announced that it will dialogue with Organized Labour groups in Nigeria over the expected removal of fuel subsidy. This was disclosed by the Chairman of the NGF and Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi

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NGF Tasks Stakeholders On Conducive Environment For AfCFTA TO Thrive

By MIMIDOO PATRICK Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, Kayode Fayemi has charged stakeholders especially the  financial institutions to provide a conducive environment for the Africa Continental Free Trade Area, AfCFTA to thrive across the federation. Fayemi while speaking at the

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PIB: NGF Condemn President Buhari For Assent

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has condemn the signing of the Petroleum Industry Act by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Nigerian leader signed the controversial bill into law as confirmed in a statement on Monday by his spokesman, Femi Adesina. Defending

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Yauri Boat Mishap: NGF Donates 50 Million Naira to Bereaved Families

Laiatu Bamaiyi, Kebbi The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) has donated the sum of N50 million naira to the families of those who lost their lives in the recent boat mishap at Warrah, Ngaski Local Government area of  Kebbi State. The

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Nigeria Governors Forum Committed To Implement Fiscal Sustainability Plan

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has reiterated its commitment to putting the necessary legal frameworks and institutions in place for States Fiscal Transparency Accountability, and Sustainability (SFTAS). SFTAS is a World Bank support and intervention designed to support Nigerian states

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Northern Governors Back Regulation Of Social Media

The Northern Governors Forum on Monday expressed support for the ongoing efforts to regulate the social media in order to check the spread of fake news in the country. The Forum expressed its  support in a communique issued by its

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Governors To Review COVID-19 Situation Tomorrow

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) is to review the Covid-19 situation and various measures taken by State Governments at various stages since the virus hit Nigeria. The meeting is slated for April 22. The NGF made the announcement in a

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Tambuwal To Lead Govs’ Delegation To USA After Fayemi’s “Visa Denial”

Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State will lead the Nigerian Governor’s Forum (NGF) delegation to the United States for a meeting facilitated by the Aliko Dangote Foundation in concert with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This followed the denial

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Northern Coalition Warns Buhari Over Safety Of Herdsmen In Southern Nigeria

BY MOSES OKORIE Serious disagreement is brewing between President Muhammadu Buhari and the Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, over safety of Fulani herdsmen living in the southern part of Nigeria. The group has expressed their displeasure over call by the president

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Why Governors Are Not Comfortable With New Minimum Wage — NGF

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) says it is not against the upward review of the minimum wage. The chairman of the forum, Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, said this while briefing journalists on the outcome of the forum meeting held

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