PDP Governors Call For Calm As 7 National Officers Of Party Resign

Posted by - August 4, 2021

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum has appealed to members and stakeholders of the party to remain calm over Tuesday resignation of seven national deputy officers of the party. The forum made the call in a statement issued by its Chairman and Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, in Abuja. Tambuwal urged all aggrieved

Lagos, Kwara Governors Head Anambra Governorship Reconciliation Efforts

Posted by - July 12, 2021

The All-Progressives Congress (APC) has appointed governors of Lagos and Kwara states to head its reconciliation efforts on Anambra State governorship election. Senator John Akpanudoedehe, National Secretary APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) announced this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. He said the decision to appoint the governors followed the recently

NGF Launches Peace Initiative To Tackle Insecurity, Conflicts, Violence

Posted by - July 9, 2021

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has launched a Peace and Inclusive Security Initiative (PISI) to tackle insecurity, conflicts and violence in the country. The Chairman of NGF, Dr Kayode Fayemi, while launching the initiative in Abuja, said there was urgent need for consensual action on security governance. Fayemi, who is also the governor of Ekiti,

18 APC Govs, Set To Receive Matawalle

Posted by - June 28, 2021

No fewer than 18 All Progressives Congress (APC) governors are expected to receive Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State on Tuesday.https://scudnewsng.com The Chairman, Publicity Sub-Committee of the organizing ceremony, and Zamfara Commissioner for Information, Alhaji Ibrahim Dosara, disclosed this in Gusau on Monday. Dosara said, “The Progressive governors will be led by the APC Chairman

Buhari To Govs: Protect Your People, Deal With Herdsmen Crisis Yourselves

Posted by - June 10, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that state governors complaining of herdsmen attacks in their states should find a lasting solution to the problem. The President said this in an exclusive interview with Arise TV aired on Thursday while answering a question on state police. He said recently, two South-West governors visited him to complain about

Governors Propose Fuel Sale For N408.5 Per Litre, Back Subsidy Removal

Posted by - May 20, 2021
  The Nigeria Governors Forum has recommended that price of Premium Motor Spirit, also known as petrol, be between N380 and N408.5 per litre. The price band was made known on Wednesday, at a meeting of the NGF. A committee, set up by the NGF and headed by the Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, recommended

Southern Senators’ Forum Back Governors On Security Steps

Posted by - May 12, 2021
Southern Senators’ Forum has commended steps taken by state governors from the region to stem the rise in insecurity. The forum disclosed this on Wednesday in a statement jointly signed by its Chairman, Secretary-General and Publicity Secretary, Senators Opeyemi Bamidele (APC-Ekiti), Matthew Uroghide (PDP-Edo), and Chukwuka Utazi (PDP-Enugu). The forum lauded the governors for out