Governors of the 36 states of the federation on the platform of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) met on Wednesday to discuss issues affecting the country, including the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on Nigerians and the economy.
Members of the Nigeria Governor’s Forum (NGF) have resolved to collaborate with the Ministry of Petroleum Resources to support the implementation of the National Gas Expansion Programme (NGEP) through a state-wide adoption of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG).
The 36 state governors under the aegis of Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) unanimously resolved to engage with the Vice President and Chairman of the National Economic Council (NEC), Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, to facilitate states’ representation in the implementation committee of the Nigeria Economic Sustainability Plan (NESP).
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum yesterday resolved to review the concerns of the resident doctors and interface with the Federal and State Ministries of health to address the concerns of resident doctors in the country by settling backlog of salaries where such existed.
Members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) have resolved to address the concerns raised by resident doctors, who recently suspended their nationwide strike after the NGF’s intervention. The NGF promised to work with the Federal Ministry of Health and state Ministries of Health to ensure effective resolution of the grievances.
The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the World Bank N3.7 billion COVID-19 response suport to states and the FCT.