Ekiti state governor, Kayode Fayemi, has expressed delight over his election as the next Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), noting that he is ready to build on the commitment of Yari by ensuring that States have a strong partnership with the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Fayemi said this […]
The ex-governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose has wished the State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi well on his election as the Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF). Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Gov. Kayode Fayemi emerged chairman of the NGF on Wednesday through a consensus after he was nominated by Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State. Fayose, […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State on his emergence as the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF). The President, in a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, expressed delight that Dr. Fayemi’s choice was by consensus, indicating the degree of confidence reposed in him […]
Nigeria’s Minister of Labour and Employment Chris Ngige, says organised labour would attend a meeting with the federal government on the contentious new minimum wage on Monday.
The Nigeria Labour Congress has lambasted the Nigeria Governors’ Forum for pegging the minimum wage at N22, 500 and subsequently pegged the minimum wage at N66, 500.
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has promised to pay any amount agreed upon by the negotiating committee on minimum wage.
The Nigeria Governors’ Forum has called an emergency meeting to discuss the new minimum wage and various issues surrounding it.
A meeting convened by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum to deliberate on the Nigerian economy on Wednesday ended in a deadlock. Held at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja,the meeting could not reach a workable conclusion on the nation’s economy. The Chairman of the NGF, Alhaji Abdulazeez Yari, told State House correspondents that […]