Govs discuss LG funds, others in Abuja




Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) last night met in Abuja to discuss update on the Nigerian Financial Intelligent Unit (NFIU) Guidelines on Local Government Funds, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and climate change among others.

Other issues topping the agenda of the meeting include feedback on meeting with African Development Bank (AfDB) and Chinese investors.

Chairman of NGF and Ekiti Governor Kayode Fayemi and his deputy, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto led the roll call.

Others are Okezie Ikpeazu (Abia), Umaru Fintri (Adamawa), Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom), Willie Obiano (Anambra) and Samuel Ortom (Benue).

Bala Mohammed (Bauchi), Godwin Obaseki (Edo), Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi (Enugu), Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano), Darius Ishaku (Taraba), Abubakar Badaru (Jigawa), Ifeanyi Okowa (Delta), Emeka Ihedioha (Imo), Seyi Makinde (Oyo), Aminu Masari (Katsina) and Dapo Abiodun (Ogun) were also present.

THE GUARDIAN