Southern Governors Forum
The Southern Governors Forum (SGF) has congratulated Prof. Charles Soludo for winning the Nov. 6 governorship election in Anambra.
The nature of the state is essentially about power relations. Federalism as a state structure implies the presence of power distribution between the union authority and the component units.
The latest meeting of the Southern Governors’ Forum held in Enugu last Thursday is still raising dust. Their excellencies have shown unusual solidarity across party lines
19 Jul 2021
Even before the Southern Governors Forum’s recent clarion call for President of the country in 2023 to come from the Southern part of the country, there had been preponderance of opinions across
11 Jul 2021
Much to the chagrin of their southern counterparts, key political figures from the North have been strategising to retain the office of President when the tenure of the incumbent, Muhammadu Buhari ends in 2023.
11 Jul 2021
Not minding the absence of two, the recent meeting of the governors of 17 Southern States produced unanimity on crucial geopolitical issues that revolve around Nigeria’s continued state of being.
9 Jul 2021
A coalition of Yoruba groups, under the aegis of the Yoruba Appraisal Forum (YAF), have stressed the need for caution over the ongoing national debate arising from resolutions of last Monday’s Southern Governors’ Forum meeting, noting that the tension being generated by the resolutions had become a cause for concern among Nigerians. YAF National Coordinator,…
5 Jul 2021
Eleven state governors and four deputy governors are present at the Lagos House, Ikeja to attend the Southern Governors Forum meeting hosted by Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The governors present at the ongoing meeting are Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State; Nyensom Wike of Rivers State; Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State; Dapo Abiodun of Ogun…
25 May 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, expressed a strong resolve to address the conflicts of herders and farmers permanently, but not without chiding the Southern Governors’ Forum...
16 May 2021
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the Southern Governors Forum decision on open grazing and other issues is irrevocable and must be respected.
29 Oct 2017
It gives me great pleasure, on behalf of the people and government of Lagos State, to welcome you my dear colleagues to this very important meeting of the Southern Governors Forum (SGF).