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President Buhari in a statement signed Wednesday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity; Garba Shehu described Governor Fayemi as a good friend and an active party member, wishing him many more years in the service of his community and the nation.

The NGF, comprising state governors of the 36 states, in a communique issued at the end of its teleconference emergency meeting on Thursday, also opposed the planned industrial action by the Nigerian Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress over the recent hike in fuel pump price and electricity tariff.

The Forum disclosed this in a statement by the Head, Media and Public Affairs of NGF Secretariat, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, in Abuja on Sunday after a virtual meeting jointly organised by the World Bank and the Forum.