NGF: Fayemi to meet with 36 states Governors over pressing national issues



By Chimezie Godfrey

The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi has invited all the 36 Governors to a very crucial meeting for discussion of pressing national issues.

This was revealed in a statement signed by the Head, Media and Public Affairs
Nigeria Governors’ Forum Secretariat, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo.

“The Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum and Governor of Ekiti State, Dr John Kayode Fayemi is inviting all the 36 Governors to a very crucial meeting where pressing national concerns will be discussed.
The meeting is for Wednesday January 19th 2022,” he stated.

According to an invitation issued by the Director General of the Forum, Mr. Asishana Bayo Okauru at the weekend and sent to all the respective Governors, the meeting which will be the first in 2022 will be an in-person meeting as opposed to the regular virtual ones, to effectively convey the messages of the meeting which are all characterized under item 2 of the agenda titled matters arising.

“To also feature prominently are the interventions programs like the regular updates from the Nigeria Governors’ Forum SFTAS team and another on CARES, as well as a few presentations.

“The meeting which will commence at 8pm will be at the NGF Secretariat in Abuja, where the NGF Chairman will thereafter, accompanied by all the 36 Governors, address a press conference,” he stated.