Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria Governors’ Forum’

LG Funds: Call NFIU to Order, Governors caution Buhari

The 36 states governors in the country under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to call the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) to order over its decision to prevent them from overseeing local government funds. The governors in a letter addressed to Buhari, urged him to warn […]
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Don’t Rush Home, Get well first – Nigeria Governors’ Forum to Buhari

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has asked President Mu­hammad Buhari not to rush home from London where he is recuperating. Acting on the report of its seven-man delegation, which vis­ited Buhari in London last week, the governors said that the Presi­dent should take his time because there is no vacuum in the Presi­dency. The governors also […]

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The era of Governors used as ‘Punching bags’ over as NGF blasts Dogara

The Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, on Thursday said the era of using governors as “punching bags’’ to score cheap political points in the country was over. The Head, Media and Public Affairs at NGF Secretariat, Abulrazque Barkindo, stated this in a statement in Abuja. He said that the governors were signatories to an initiative, Open […]

Governors Ask Buhari To Compel MTN To Pay Up $5.2 Billion Fine As Economy Worsens

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum comprising of the 36 states governors of Nigeria have resolved to have a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari towards advising him in finding way out of the deteriorating state of Nigeria’s economy. The Governors lamented that they are struggling to meet up with expenditure especially payment of salaries due to dwindling monthly allocations caused […]