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AGAINST THE BLOOMBERG REPORT ON GOVERNOR BAGUDU

AGAINST THE BLOOMBERG REPORT ON GOVERNOR BAGUDU

Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, governor of Kebbi state and former senator, has been in the news lately over plans by the US to help Nigeria repatriate $308 million from the British Island of Jersey. The funds are part of the billions of dollars traced to Sani Abacha, the late military dictator who ruled Nigeria from November […]

APC Governors to review report on ‘True Federalism’

APC Governors to review report on ‘True Federalism’

The Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF), governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has said that they would review the report of True Federalism Committee led by Governor Nasir el-Rufai. The members of the PGF steering committee on Governance, who met yesterday in Abuja, said they were studying the report of the […]

APC Governors Back Community Policing, Differ On ‘Amotekun’

APC Governors Back Community Policing, Differ On ‘Amotekun’

Governors elected on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have accepted the federal government’s community policing arrangement but differed on “Operation Amotekun” adopted by six of their members from the South West zone. The governors, who operate under the umbrella of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), said that they were confident that […]

Press Statement: Supreme Court Rules in favor of APC’s Senator Hope Uzodinma in Imo State.

Press Statement: Supreme Court Rules in favor of APC’s Senator Hope Uzodinma in Imo State.

Congratulations Senator Hope Uzodinma The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) congratulates His Excellency Senator Hope Uzodinma on his victory at the Supreme Court, which affirmed his victory in the March 9, 2019 Governorship election in Imo state.   We rejoice with you and the people of Imo State, and all lovers of democracy and justice in […]

Communiqué of the 8th Quarterly Meeting of Secretaries to Government of All Progressives Congress States.

Communiqué of the 8th Quarterly Meeting of Secretaries to Government of All Progressives Congress States.

Communiqué of the 8thQuarterly Meeting of Secretaries to Government of All Progressives Congress States 1.      Background: The Secretaries to Government of All Progressives Congress (APC)States (SGSs) held their 8th Quarterly meeting under the auspices of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) on Thursday October 10 and Friday October 11, 2019 in Dutse, hosted by the Jigawa […]

No crack in Presidency over Osinbajo – APC govs

No crack in Presidency over Osinbajo – APC govs

**Newspaper Report from BluePrint online September 26, 2019 Bode Olagoke Governors of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) on the platform of  Progressives Governors Forum (PGF) has dismissed the speculated crack in the presidency, describing it as a figment of the imagination of the rumour mongers. Speaking while inaugurating the PGF Media and Communications Programme […]

APC Governors Move To Deepen Party’s Governance Structure, Policies

APC Governors Move To Deepen Party’s Governance Structure, Policies

** Newspaper Report of Leadership Newspaper September 21, 2019 By ANDREW ESSIEN Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC), under the umbrella of Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), have begun the move to further strengthen and deepen its governance structure for the benefits of their states and federal government. This is as the forum has introduced […]

Institutionalizing APC for Democratic Leadership

Institutionalizing APC for Democratic Leadership

Salihu Moh. Lukman smlukman@gmail.com Progressive Governors Forum Asokoro, Abuja On Friday, September 13, 2019, while receiving Progressive Governors on a solidarity visit to congratulate him following the Presidential Election Tribunal Ruling affirming the victory of the APC in the February 23, 2019 elections, President Muhammadu Buhari remarked “what I will say to the chairman of […]

APC Governors Resolutely Support APC Presidential Campaign Council

APC Governors Resolutely Support APC Presidential Campaign Council

The attention of APC Governors has been drawn to reports in some media following the meeting of the APC Presidential Campaign Council of Thursday, January 10, 2019 suggesting that they (APC Governors) have shunned the meeting. This is false, fabrications and clearly a mischievous design for some cheap propaganda aimed at hoodwinking Nigerians into imagining […]

National Minimum Wage: APC Governors’ Position — A Call for Decorum

National Minimum Wage: APC Governors’ Position — A Call for Decorum

Negotiation for a new national minimum wage is unfortunately reduced to media outbursts, with so much allegations piled on Governors. The single line narrative being propagated is that Governors don’t want to pay the N30,000, which is being presented as the consensus of the tripartite committee. Part of the reason being adduced is that in […]