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The committee was mandated to collate opinions from across the region and come up with acceptable, tenable and sustainable position for Northern Nigeria.
Governors from the northern region have stated that pro-Biafra activists and those calling for the restructuring of the country pose threats to Nigeria’s unity.
Timi Frank has appealed to Northern region leaders, governors, emirs and political leaders to advise youths of the region against making inflammatory statements
The northern governors forum has taken a stand against the highly controversial statement which was made against the Igbo people, by the Arewa youth forum.
Some state governors have been involved in some of the scandals too. Nigerian Bulletin put together a list of some of these scandals and the people involved.
They described as wicked, callous, selfish and insensitive, the decision of the 19 northern governors to abandon President Buhari in his moment of trial.
The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, has summoned all the 19 northern governors to a meeting following the outbreak of meningitis in northern...
A former governor of Katsina state, Ibrahim Shema, who has been under trial by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is to be bailed with N1bn.
A meeting of the Nigerian Governors Forum which has six governors in attendance is reportedly ongoing at the Old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa.
The gov said he recognize the correlation between the collapse of education, industries and agriculture with most of the violence and restiveness in the north
Shettima said poverty, persistent insecurity, occasioned by the deadly Boko Haram attacks, kidnap and other crimes, have reduced the north to a laughing stock.
Alhaji Shettima Yerima has lashed out at northern elders whom he described as having desires to take power but don’t know how to use it to benefit their people.
He said the governors must be mandated to stop such frivolous expenditures and save the states they have been elected to govern.
The state can provide incentives for businesses to strive. Most importantly, they should invest in health and human development (education).
The group challenged the governors to tell their citizens what cost cutting measures they have implemented since the recession was declared.
Ten out of nineteen Northern governors on Wednesday, held a closed door meeting with U.S Secretary of State, John Kerry in Washington
The visit of 10 out of the 19 northern governors to the US has elicited reaction from Nigerians.
Ten out of nineteen Northern governors have headed out to the Unites States of America for a three-day symposium.
The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) will next week host 19 Northern state governors for 3 days in Washington DC.