The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State and the DG of NGF, Mr Asishana Okauru met to discuss the ongoing industrial action by the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria and the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria.
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) and the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) inaugurated the NESG-NGF Economic Roundtable steering committee on the 21st of April 2021.
The Chairman of Nigeria Governors' Forum and Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi engaged the public to discuss pressing national issues. He discussed the topic, ‘Is Devolution of Powers the Solution to Nigeria’s Problems?’ on the Platform Nigeria. He placed emphasis on multi-level policing, inclusive politics, and youth engagement.
Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Thursday reiterated its commitment towards the promotion of fiscal responsibility across the 36 States of the Federation. The NGF Director-General, Mr Asishana Okauru who gave the assurance in Abuja, during an interactive session with Chairman, Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC), Mr Victor Muruako, expressed the need to strengthen the States.
NGF Chairman, Dr Kayode Fayemi says that the states have been grateful for the SFTAS Program. They have experienced an improvement and not regression with 36 states having published their budgets online.