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Courts remain shut as JUSUN strike continues, National Assembly plan talks with govs

“We want to appeal to (Nigeria) Governors’ Forum to engage with JUSUN and make sure that the constitution is complied with; to make sure that we have financial autonomy not only for the state legislatures but equally for the judiciary at the state level.”

Every politician dreams to become President – Fayemi

I don’t know any serious- minded politician who will have the opportunity to govern a country with the blessings that we have – in spite of the challenges – that will not give it a shot but we are not there yet.”

Nigerian governors to take position on petrol subsidy, COVID-19 vaccines

The governors of the 36 states in Nigeria, under the umbrella of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) will meet on Thursday to discuss petrol subsidy, COVID-19 vaccines and other matters

Ethnic profiling of crimes is barbaric, we totally oppose it – NGF

“Governors are totally opposed to ethnic profiling of crimes. Knowing what has transpired in other parts of the world, we do not believe that crimes are associated with particular ethnic groups, and to that extent, we unreservedly condemn any attempt to profile any ethnic group on account of a particular crime,” Fayemi said.

Palliative: We hid palliatives ahead of second wave of COVID-19, Nigerian Governors say

“The NGF wishes to state categorically that no state has been involved in or has hoarded any palliatives.

Fish out policemen who killed protesters, Nigerian Governors tell Inspector-General of Police

In a communique read by Kayode Fayemi, Chairman of NGF, the governors said the policemen, who attacked protesters must be brought to book.

Any strike action will worsen Nigeria’s economy, NGF tells organised labour

While expressing concern over the call for national strike action by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Forum members suggested the provision of a cushioning arrangement to ameliorate the effect of subsidy removal.”

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NIS recruitment: 6,105 prospective applicants shortlisted

the applicants are to be invited via their e-mails and SMS on the mobile telephone lines they gave from Monday, May 10, 2021.

Update: 30 abducted worshippers rescued, 10 still missing – Katsina police

“I can say 10 are still missing. Information at my disposal is that one of the families have been contacted by the criminals. So, in a nutshell, we can say they are presently detained in the hands of these abductors.”

Aguero apologises for missed Panenka penalty against Chelsea

“I would like to apologise to my teammates, staff and supporters for missing the penalty. It was a bad decision and I take full responsibility.”

Bandits kidnap dozens of Muslim worshippers in Katsina

The bandits, it was gathered, stormed the area around 2am and kidnapped the worshippers in a mosque located in the outskirt of the town.