August 2, 2021
General News

Southern governors want power shift, reject 30% share for ‘frontier basins’ | The Guardian Nigeria News

Bayelsa State Governor Douye Diri (left); Imo State Deputy Governor Placid Njoku; Governors Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu); Emmanuel Udom (Akwa Ibom); Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti); Gboyega Oyetola (Osun); Babajide Sanwo-Olu Lagos; Chairman of the Forum/Ondo State Governor Rotimi Akeredolu; Nyesom Wike (Rivers); Dapo Abiodun (Ogun); Ifeanyi Okowa (Delta); Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Deputy Governors Ude Oko Chukwu (Abia); Philips Shuaibu (Edo) and Kelechi Igwe (Ebonyi) after the Southern Governors Forum meeting in Lagos… yesterday.

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Two months after their May 11 meeting in Delta State tagged the ‘Asaba Accord’, the Southern Governors Forum,…

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