Posts Tagged ‘Nigerian Governors Forum’

Fayemi emerges chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has been chosen by consensus as the chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum. He succeeds Governor Abdulazeez Yari of Zamfara State. Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has also been chosen as vice-chairman of the group, at a meeting held in Abuja on Wednesday night. Meanwhile, in […]

More Tax To Follow If You Want New Minimum Wage, Nigerian Governors Declare To Workers

The new minimum wage may not realise full-scale implementation without some disappointments, as some state governors have hinted on low funds and opted to increase tax being paid by the people. Some of the governors made their positions known at the 2019 International Workers’ Day celebration that held in different states across the country on […]

NGF bars Journalists from coverage of induction programme

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) are not happy with Journalists over the report of the looming recession warning raised on Monday by the Chairman of the forum, Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara state. The warning which has generated a lot of backlash for the governor did not go down well with the forum, it was […]

PHOTOS from APC Governor’s Forum meeting

The Nigerian Governors Forum is currently meeting at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja. The closed-door meeting is being held at the Old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa. This is ahead of today’s meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) to be presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Here are photos from […]
Governor Abdulaziz Yari, Shoot, Kill, Zamfara

Nigerian Governors Forum Ask FG to Review Revenue Sharing Formula

The Nigeria Governors Forum on Thursday asked the Federal Government to review the revenue sharing formula. The governors insisted that what comes to them should be increased, stressing that states were the custodians of the natural resources in Nigeria. The Chairman of the governors’ forum, Mr Abdullaziz Yari, disclosed this to State House correspondents after […]