We, members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), at our meeting held today deliberated on the COVID-19 pandemic in the country and resolved as follows:
Governors throughout the country have thrown their weight behind food, beverage, pharmaceutical and healthcare companies towards ensuring their continuous operations and making essential goods and services available to the citizenry, throughout the period of the lockdown.
The 36 state governors under the platform of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) have agreed to hold their weekly meetings via tele-conferencing to check the spread of COVID19 in the country. The NGF Chairman, Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti, said this in a communique made available to PREMIUM TIMES on Monday.
The 36 state governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) have said they will work with the Federal Government to ensure the nation survives the coronavirus (COVID-19) threat. This formed part of the resolutions made at the NGF’s meeting held late on Sunday.
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has pledged its commitment to ensuring seamless movement of essential commodities throughout the country during the period of lockdown declared in some states.
The thirty-six state governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF, have donated N200 million to the Abule Ado/Soba Emergency Relief Fund set up by the Lagos State following the explosion that rocked the Abule-Ado area, near the International Trade Fair Complex, Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State last Sunday.