Communiqué of the Teleconference Meeting of Secretaries to Governments of All Progressives Congress States on Developing Common Policy Initiatives on Promoting Child Nutrition Held on Thursday, April 30, 2020

Communiqué of the Teleconference Meeting of Secretaries to Governments of All Progressives Congress States on Developing Common Policy Initiatives on Promoting Child Nutrition Held on Thursday, April 30, 2020

I. Background The 9th Quarterly meeting of the Secretaries to Government of the APC States (SGSs) held on Thursday, April 30, 2020, via teleconference. SGSs of APC States and other representatives of states were in attendance. Members of the PGF Governance Programme Steering Committee also attended. The theme of the meeting is Developing Common Policy Initiatives on Promoting Child Nutrition in APC States. The […]

Abule Ado Explosion: PGF with the People and Government of Lagos State

Abule Ado Explosion: PGF with the People and Government of Lagos State

We commiserate with the Government and people of Lagos for the sad incidence of the crude oil pipeline explosion that caused many deaths and devastating damages to many houses in Abule Ado area of Lagos state. At times like this, we send our condolence message to our colleague His Excellency Babajide Sanwo-Olu and all the […]

INJUNCTION AGAINST COMRADE ADAMS OSHIOMHOLE: THE BIG OPPORTUNITY FOR PARTY-BUILDING.

INJUNCTION AGAINST COMRADE ADAMS OSHIOMHOLE: THE BIG OPPORTUNITY FOR PARTY-BUILDING.

Salihu Moh. Lukman Progressive Governors Forum, Abuja smlukman@gmail.com Following the interlocutory injunction by the FCT High Court presided over by Justice Danlami Senchi, against Comrade Adams Oshiomhole from acting as the National Chairman of the APC, on Wednesday, March 4, 2020, the question of the commitment of our political leaders to the rule of law, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]