PDP GOVS WELCOME OBASEKI INTO FORUM, URGES PRES. BUHARI, INEC, SECURITY AGENCIES TO ENSURE FREE, FAIR, IMPARTIAL GUBER POLLS IN EDO, ONDO

Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Governors, have formally welcomed Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo into it’s Governor’s Forum, as he participated fully the virtual meeting of the governors on Saturday, August 1st. It was the first meeting Obaseki attended with fellow PDP governors after his defection to the party on June 19, following his disqualification from the All Progressives Congress, APC primary election and his subsequent … Continue reading PDP GOVS WELCOME OBASEKI INTO FORUM, URGES PRES. BUHARI, INEC, SECURITY AGENCIES TO ENSURE FREE, FAIR, IMPARTIAL GUBER POLLS IN EDO, ONDO

SOUTH-SOUTH GOVERNORS SUPPORT FORENSIC AUDIT OF NDDC, DEPLORES COMMISSION’S CRISIS

The South-South Governors Forum on Thursday declared wholehearted support for forensic audit of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari. It deplored, with great concern, the crisis rocking the commission and said that it was convinced and expecting that the audit would serve to put the NDDC on a sound corporate governance footing and reposition it to better deliver on its mandate. … Continue reading SOUTH-SOUTH GOVERNORS SUPPORT FORENSIC AUDIT OF NDDC, DEPLORES COMMISSION’S CRISIS

GOV WIKE DESCRIBES NIGERIA GOVERNORS FORUM AS TOOTHLESS BULLDOG, SAYS GOV OBASEKI’S DISQUALIFICATION FROM APC GUBER RACE IS IMPUNITY CARRIED TOO FAR

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Ezenwo Wike says the Nigeria Governors Forum has become a toothless bulldog because it has lost focus on its role in defending the rule of law in the country. Governor Wike said the Forum used to be non-partisan and a powerful voice on national issues. He noted that since the All Progressives Congress(APC) took over the leadership of the body in … Continue reading GOV WIKE DESCRIBES NIGERIA GOVERNORS FORUM AS TOOTHLESS BULLDOG, SAYS GOV OBASEKI’S DISQUALIFICATION FROM APC GUBER RACE IS IMPUNITY CARRIED TOO FAR

Covid-19: GOVERNORS ADOPT TWO-WEEKS INTER-STATE LOCKDOWN, CALL FOR DECENTRALISATION of COVID-19 RESPONSE

“At today’s meeting of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF), my colleagues and I discussed how we have all responded to the #COVID19 pandemic in our respective states; and shared our recommendations on the best practices for handling the crisis as we move forward collectively.” – Gov Okowa. The 36 state governors, on Wednesday, unanimously resolved to adopt a two-week inter-state lockdown as part of measures … Continue reading Covid-19: GOVERNORS ADOPT TWO-WEEKS INTER-STATE LOCKDOWN, CALL FOR DECENTRALISATION of COVID-19 RESPONSE