President Buhari on Friday met behind closed doors with 36 state governors of the federation on the lingering disagreement between the organised labour and state governments on the proposed N30,000 national minimum wage.
Governors met in Abuja on Thursday, the 13th of December, 2018 and said they would soon meet President Muhammadu Buhari for a final resolution on the new national minimum wage.
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday said his administration will deal decisively with anyone that henceforth violates traffic laws in the state, saying their unruly behaviour had led to the loss of 18 officers of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) , while 24 are permanently incapacitated.
The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has advocated for strong institutions, use of technology and change of attitude in the fight against corruption, especially in developing countries, which will discourage the ugly act.
The Kwara State governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has called for massive investment in vocational education to make the country a net exporter of skills rather than importing manpower.
As the new minimum wage kicks off in no distant future, governors have devised means to improve the internally generated revenue of their states.