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PGF Sets Legislative Agenda for APC Governments

PGF Sets Legislative Agenda for APC Governments

The secretariat of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) is set to drive the legislative agenda of governments in APC states at a Legislative parley scheduled for September 14-16, 2015 in Katsina State. This agenda setting parley will discuss issues around three (3) broad topics, which are; Introduction to the Change Agenda: the APC Manifesto; The […]

Achievements and activities in the Progressive States for the month of May

Achievements and activities in the Progressive States for the month of May

Achievements and activities in the Progressive states for the month of May are highlighted below; Sector State Initiative Health Jigawa Establish 287 primary healthcare centres ( target=”_blank”>http://www.premiumtimesng.com/regional/nwest/203740-jigawa-govt-establish-287-primary-healthcare-centres.html)Summary: having absorbed 119 midwives from the Sure-P and Midwives Service Scheme of the National Health Care Development Agency, the state governor is looking  to establishing Primary Health Care Centres (PHCs) […]

Progressive Governors Visit Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State

Progressive Governors Visit Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State

On Tuesday, May 3, 2016, Governors of the Progressive Governors Forum paid a condolence visit to the Governor of Enugu State, H.E. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi over the Fulani herdsmen attack at the Nimbo Community in Uzo Uwani Local Government Area of the state in which scores of people were killed. The purpose of the visit was […]

PGF Congratulates Gen. Muhammadu Buhari & The Party

PGF Congratulates Gen. Muhammadu Buhari & The Party

The Progressive Governors Forum, PGF wishes to congratulate the President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) and the Vice President-elect, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on their historic victory; the forum also extends similar felicitation to our party, having put up a commendable fight towards victory–this is a sure glimpse into the many […]

Imo Government to build Igbo Development Centre

Imo Government to build Igbo Development Centre

OWERRI—Imo State Government says it would construct Igbo Development Centre, which would ensure that the Igbo language does not go extinct. Governor Okorocha, who stated this yesterday while launching Ikoro, an Igbo newspaper in Owerri, also ordered that all subjects, including Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and all, would be taught in Igbo. Gov Rochas Okorocha “The […]

Ogun State Partners With Germany On Rural Electrification

Ogun State Partners With Germany On Rural Electrification

The Ogun State government is in partnership with the German Government to improve power situation in rural communities in the state and enhance rapid development. According to the Ogun state government, the partnership is aimed at bringing real development to the rural communities and reducing rural-urban migration. The concrete steps toward power generation, through mini-grids, […]

Benue Flags Off SDGs Projects, Disburses N2.2b Grants For Infrastructure

Benue Flags Off SDGs Projects, Disburses N2.2b Grants For Infrastructure

Benue State Government yesterday disbursed N2.2 billion to contractors for the implementation of Conditional Grant Scheme projects of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The State Government has paid the sum of N1.2b as counterpart fund which was matched with N1.2b from the SDGs for the development of infrastructure in the state. The projects which include […]

Nasarawa Govt. Earmarks N200m To Construct Disease Isolation Centre

Nasarawa Govt. Earmarks N200m To Construct Disease Isolation Centre

Nasarawa State Government has earmarked N200 million in the 2016 budget to construct isolation centre to check the spread of disease outbreaks in the state. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr Daniel Iya, told newsmen on Friday in Lafia that the construction of the centre had become imperative in view of the recent outbreak of […]