Tag: NGF

Joshua OnonoseAugust 12, 2022

“Thieves” steal N31m from Katsina State Government House; Wike sues Atiku, Tambuwal, demands recognition as candidate | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

“Thieves” steal N31m from Katsina State Government House Terrorists creating ‘parallel’ govt in Kaduna – El Rufai Wike sues Atiku, ...

Michael IsaacOctober 15, 2020

We will ‘North’ have it: Northern governors kick against disbandment of SARS | #TheYNaijaCover

‘SARS is not all made up of bad elements alone as it also includes personnel who are doing their work ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 26, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the Weekend Roundup

Check out our weekend stories and lots more using the links below: BREAKING: INEC declares PDP, NRM winners in Zamfara ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 1, 2018

The Big 5: FG disagrees with NGF over N22,500 proposal, approaches court to stop strike; Tinubu slams Atiku over 2019 strategy meeting in Dubai | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 31, 2018

Just In: Labour disagrees with Governors, demands N66,500 minimum wage

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has faulted the announcement by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) that they can only pay N22,500 as ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 31, 2018

The Big 5: Pay N30,000 or get voted out – Labour dares Governors; Police arrests 400 Shi’ites over violent protest | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Arising from an emergency meeting in Abuja late Tuesday, Governors of ...

tosin adesinaAugust 19, 2018

Nigeria Governors’ Forum is a threat to the overall development of Nigeria

One group that has assumed undue prominence in Nigeria due to persistent media coverage is the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF). The forum ...

AzeezDecember 26, 2017

Lai Mohammed has a detailed explanation for critics of $1bn security fund

The Federal Government has described those criticising the approval of $1bn for the fight against insurgency and other violent crimes ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 19, 2017

The Late 5: Governors claim Buhari never rebuked them for owing salaries, Billionaire Kidnapper Evans changes plea to ‘not guilty,’ and other top stories

Good evening. Here are the top 5 stories that drove conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari, currently in Turkey, has revealed ...

AzeezJuly 7, 2017

We won’t be harassed by a deputy police commissioner | Governors threaten showdown with Magu

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum has said it would engage in a “showdown” with the Chairman of the Economic and Financial ...

AzeezJuly 5, 2017

How Yari built hotel with N500m, $500,000 Paris Club funds – EFCC

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered an interim forfeiture of the sums of N500m and $500,000 allegedly looted ...

AzeezMay 16, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Yari did not steal $3m Paris Club refund – NGF | Reps summon finance minister over oil contract breaches | More stories

From the papers this morning – a tracklist. Yari did not steal $3m Paris Club refund – NGF – YNaija ...

AzeezMay 16, 2017

Yari did not steal $3m Paris Club refund – NGF

by Azeez Adeniyi The Nigeria Governor’s Forum has debunked reports that Governor of Adamawa State, Abdulaziz Yari, is building a ...

AzeezMay 13, 2017

EFCC did not freeze our accounts – NGF

The Nigerian Governors Forum has denied reports that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen its accounts. The ...

AzeezMay 4, 2017

Stop incessant attacks on state governors – NGF

by Azeez Adeniyi The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has said the era of using governors to score cheap political points ...

AzeezMarch 28, 2017

Paris Club refund: We didn’t do anything illegal – NGF

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum on Monday insisted that it has done nothing illegal in the disbursement of the Paris Club ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 15, 2016

Recession: Governors promise to reduce flamboyant lifestyle

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has resolved to make some sacrifices as the country continues to battle recession, Daily Trust reports. Kaduna Governor, ...

AzeezDecember 1, 2016

Bill Gates signs $2m partnership deal with Nigeria Governors’ Forum

The Nigerian Governors’ Forum and the Bill Melinda Gates foundations have signed a three-year $2m partnership. Chief Strategy Officer at ...

Mazi EmekaApril 29, 2016

Economy meeting: Here’s what was discussed between Buhari and state governors

Despite the bailout funds made available to states by federal government, Nigerian Governors Forum, on Thursday, pushed for a new ...

Kolapo OlapojuJuly 21, 2015

APC Governors don’t want Fayose selected for this position

All Progressives Congress’ governors are reportedly working hard to make sure that Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, does not get ...

Janeth JJuly 12, 2015

Govs Forum, NASS are new battlegrounds for 2019 presidency

The National Assembly crisis has been resolved but that has not stopped it and the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) to ...

March 6, 2014

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Jonathan gave 16 govs N32 billion to vote Jang – Kwankwaso

by ‘Jola Sotubo According to the Governor of Kano, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, President Goodluck Jonathan attempted to influence the Nigeria ...

January 3, 2014

“Vote out the PDP and defend APC interest” – Amaechi rallies Rivers people

by Oke Efagene The governor of Rivers state and chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has ...

January 2, 2014

Opinion: Will our votes count in 2015?

by Mayowa Okekale It is no doubt that the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has severally failed Nigerians having failed ...

November 17, 2013

NGF crisis: 8 govs, 5 deputies attend retreat in Sokoto

by Akan Ido The nineteen member strong Rotimi Amaechi-faction of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum were in Sokoto yesterday for their ...

September 19, 2013

I am not resigning – Okonjo-Iweala replies NGF

The coordinating minister for the economy and minister of finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has said she is not planning to ...

September 14, 2013

NGF crisis: Amaechi invites Jang, others for a meeting in Abuja

Chairman Nigeria’s Governor’s forum, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has called the Governor Jonah Jang faction to the meeting of the forum. ...

September 8, 2013

Simon Kolawole: The return of Atiku Abubakar

by Simon Kolawole Many Nigerians had a wrong interpretation of what happened during the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) chairmanship election. ...

August 15, 2013

NGF crises: Peace moves deadlocked as Nyako meets Jonathan behind closed doors

by Isi Esene There seems to be no end in sight in the crises rocking the Peoples Democratic Party as ...

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