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Nigerian Governors Deny Claims Of Hoarding COVID-19 Palliatives

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum on Monday strongly denied reports that the COVID-19 palliatives provided to ease harsh effects which the first wave of the global pandemic were being hoarded. According to the forum, no state has been involved in or has hoarded any palliatives. This was made known in a statement revealed by, Media and Public Affairs of…

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COVID-19: Governors Discuss Reopening Of Economy, Other Pressing Issues

On Wednesday July 8, members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) held a virtual meeting to discuss issues affecting the country, including impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on citizens and the economy. At the conference which was presided by the NGF Chairman and Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, the governors resolved to approve the work of…

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Nigerian Governors Declare State Of Emergency On Sexual And Gender-Based Violence Against Women And Children

Nigerian Governors have agreed to declare a state of emergency on sexual and gender-based violence against women and children in the wake of outrageous numbers of rape cases recorded in recent times The decision was taken by the governors on Wednesday June 10 during the 10th COVID-19 teleconference meeting. In a communique released by the chairman of…

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Governors Seek Endorsement Of Relaxed COVID-19 Lockdown And Partial Restriction

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has asked that the 14-day total lockdown imposed on Lagos, Ogun and Abuja by President Buhari to curb the spread of the Coronavirus be scaled down to partial mode with relaxed restriction. This was disclosed in a letter dated April 24, 2020, and addressed to the Secretary to the Government of the…

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COVID-19: Governors’ Endorse The Implementation Of Inter-State Lockdown For Another Two Weeks

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has agreed to a 14-day lockdown implementation plan between states in order to contain the spread of the Coronavirus disease in Nigeria. This fresh two weeks lockdown agreement was reached after a meeting on Wednesday April 22, between member governors chaired by NGF Chairman Kayode Fayemi, as the disease has now spread to 25…

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”I Have No Problem With Islam” – Wike Speaks Over Alleged Mosque Demolition

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike had stated that he has nothing against the islamic religion, he made the remarks while showing the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) and Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi the site of the mosque he allegedly demolished in Port Harcourt. A statement issued by NGF’s Head of…

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Nigerian Governors Meet On Constitution Amendment

Members of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, met on Wednesday night at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja to the review the ongoing efforts aimed at amending the country’s Constitution. The meeting which was chaired by the forum’s chairman, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari, discussed the presentation made to governors by the chairman of the…

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