Tag: Govs

APC Govs to Hold Emergency Meeting

Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) will be holding an emergency meeting in Abuja today as per the...

Tinubu, Gbaja, S/W Govs, others to meet over Oduduwa secession calls

Amid the current clamour for the secession of the Yoruba Nation, the former interim Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande...

IMO BOILS: Gov’s house bombed, IPoB Cmdr, members killed

…as separatist group blows hot: Uzodinma will pay dearlyPolice, Civil Defence, Fire Service operatives also deadAggrieved politicians responsible—State govt’15 people carried out attack...

Banditry/Kidnapping: Buhari meets 7 Govs from N/West, N/Central

President Muhammadu BuhariPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met behind closed door with some governors from the Northwest and North central states...

Banditry/Kidnapping: Buhari meets 7 Govs from North West, North Central

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Abuja met behind closed door with some governors from the Northwest and North central states suffering from...

JUSUN strike: Legislature/Judiciary financial autonomy starts May — GOVS

The Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF) of the All Progressives Congress (APC)…As lawyers hold nationwide protestsBy Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Henry Ojelu, Festus Ahon, Chinonso Alozie,...

N50bn FAAC shortfall: We declined govs’ request to borrow from CBN...

Zainab Ahmed…March allocation fell by N50 billion; govs asked to live within their means — FINANCE MINISTER…Adds govt aims to triple revenue ration...

Govs promise implementation of financial autonomy as JUSUN suspends strike

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has agreed to fully implement financial autonomy for state judiciary and legislature by next month. The post...

Financial Autonomy: Govs, stakeholders reach agreement – NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA

Governors’ Forum, Conference of Speakers of State Legislature and other stakeholders on Monday in Abuja reached an agreement on the implementation of the financial...

Mothering Sunday: Anambra gov’s wife decries gender-based violence – NEWS AGENCY...

Wife of Anambra Governor, Mrs Ebelechukwu Obiano, has urged women to evolve measures at stopping the incidents of GBV in the society. Hits: 0The post...

JUSUN strike: Govs refusal to fund judiciary treasonable, assault on constitution...

Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria, JUSUNBy Dennis AgboThe Civil Rights Realisation and Advancement Network, CRRAN, has described the refusal of the 36 governors...

2015: Babangida Aliyu lied, not all northern govs worked against Jonathan...

Chairman of the Northern Governors’ Forum and governor of Niger State, Dr. Babangida AliyuBy Nnamdi OjiegoThe claim that all the 19 northern governors...

Judicial Autonomy: Govs more powerful than Buhari – APC chieftain

President Muhammadu Buhari…They are lazy, selfish, opposed to restructuring…They control state legislature,  judiciary, Local govts, appoint ministerial nominees, ambassadors, spend state funds the...

Okorocha vs EFCC: Ex gov’s arrest politically motivated – Ohanaeze

By Arogbonlo IsraelFollowing the arrest of former governor of Imo state, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to...

EbubeAgu: S-East govs vow to resist IPOB, say bandits committing crimes...

…Investigate Ebonyi killings, Senate urges Ag IGP, security agencies…Join forces to secure Igbo land, Ohanaeze tasks ESNBy Anayo Okoli & Ugochukwu AlaribeSouth East...

Govs in marathon meeting as security, Executive Order 10, JUSUN strike...

By Henry Umoru, AbujaGovernors of the thirty- six states of the federation under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF are at...

S’East govs, IPOB on collision course over Ebube Agu

…IPOB rejects new security network, says anyone joining EbubeAgu to spy on ESN should prepare to meet his ancestors…EbubeAgu’ll be backed by law...

Insecurity: 6 northern govs unite to fight banditry, terrorism

…Police arrest man, 35, for allegedly killing Chief Imam in NigerBy Wole MosadomiSix governors in the North have joined hands to wage total...

Insecurity: S-East govs respond with Ebubeagu

Ban open grazingUrge IG to stop influx of monitoring unitsGovs playing politics with security of S-East zone —ObasiYou can’t secure S-East without our...

Financial autonomy of judiciary: Agbakoba tasks govs, writes Fayemi

*AgbakobaBy Clifford NdujiheFORMER President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Dr Olisa Agbakoba, SAN, has urged governors of the 36 states of the country...

Pay judges more, cut Buhari, govs, lawmakers’ jumbo allowances, SERAP tells...

President Muhammadu BuhariSocio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Engr. Elias Mbam, Chairman, Revenue Mobilization Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to “urgently...

Northern Govs task Acting IGP on proactive security measures

By Marie-Therese NanlongThe Northern Governors’ Forum has congratulated the Acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba over his recent appointment by President...

Buhari’s lack of capacity to govern fueling ethnic, religious tensions ―...

…Reiterates to commitment to restructuring, power devolution By Dirisu Yakubu, MakurdGovernors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday condemned the...

PDP govs brainstorm over insecurity

By Dirisu YakubuGovernors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, will meet in Makurdi, the Benue state capital, Friday, to...

Insecurity: Govs disagree on need for regional outfits

File: Governors…Police must rebuild broken bridges of trust with Nigerians, Osinbajo tells new IGP…Set up Amotekun in your regions, Gov Oyetola tasks colleagues…Says...

PDP Govs to APC: Tackle insecurity in Nigeria, stop poaching us

By Davies Iheamnachor – Port HarcourtGovernors of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have urged the All Progressives Congress, APC, to as the ruling...