Nigeria Governor’s Forum
Governors begins legal procedure over financial autonomy order
The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has constituted a legal committee that will engage with the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) to reflect on the implications of the recently passed Executive Order 10, 2020 on governance at the Sub-National level.
Governors to gather tomorrow over financial autonomy for states judiciary, legislature, others
Governors of the 36 states will tomorrow, Wednesday 27th May 2020 gather to review a number of critical national questions that revolve around the financial autonomy for the judiciary and legislature of the state, code-named the Executive Order 10, 2020.
Governors okay inter-state lockdown for another two weeks
The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has endorsed an inter-state lockdown in the country for another two weeks to contain spread of coronavirus among states of the country.
COVID-19: Turning adversity into opportunity - Part 2
The Federal Government, again working with States, should consider implementing the concept of an Ultra Universal Basic Income (UUBI). As Nobel laureates, Esther Dufflo and Abhijit Banerjee argue
Governors adopt new system to distribute palliatives
Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has resolved to adopt a new data to strengthen the distribution of palliatives and support from various organisations and persons.
Muhammadu Sanusi II: An ‘Emir’ reigning in exile
When the ancient gate to the palace opened that fateful evening of Monday, March 9, 2020, the convoy of pickup vans, buses, and cars that drove out bore the somber looks reminiscent of a funeral procession.
ALGON urges governors to uphold constitution
Following the recent sack of elected council chairmen in Oyo, Kwara and Imo states, the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON) has called on the Nigeria Governors’ Forum
Governors oppose death penalty for hate speech offenders
Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has opposed the death penalty proposed for hate speech offenders by the Senate. Speaking at the end of the meeting of the governors in Abuja on Wednesday night, NGF vice-chairman and Sokoto State governor, Aminu Tambuwal, said that no governor has come out openly to support the death penalty as punishment…