In a message of commiseration issued Friday in Jos, Forum Chairman and Governor of Plateau, Simon Lalong, described the demise of 36-year-old Hassan as “very painful and sad“.
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The governors revealed this shortly after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
In a communique issued the end of a meeting in Kaduna, the Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, said the governors resolved to map out plans on how to address the poverty and underdevelopment in the region.
The governors also wondered why protests have persisted despite the “magnanimity exhibited” by the federal and state governments.
The Chairman of the forum and Governor of Plateau, Simon Lalong, in a congratulatory message by his Director of Press and Public Affairs, Dr Makut Macham on Sunday in Jos, described Gowon as a distinguished statesman.
The position of the Governors was made known by the Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum and Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa on Thursday.
The Chairman of the forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, made the commendation in a congratulatory message on the occasion of the Sultan’s 64th birthday.
The Northern Governors Forum has expressed sadness over the death of Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Northern States Governors’ Forum has created a joint financial institution worth six billion naira to serve as a vehicle for the region’s economic recovery and development.
Workers of New Nigerian Newspapers have called on the Governors of the 19 of Northern states who are owners of the company to fast track the process of paying staff their entitlements in the interest of justice and fairness.
The Chairman of the Northern Governors Forum, Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno STate, made the appeal while reading a communiqué at the end of their meeting in Kaduna on Thursday.
He told newsmen after the meeting that the inputs collated from across the region would be used as a working document by the technical committee on restructuring set up by the two.
Tambuwal made the plea on Friday evening when he invited the members of the resident communities in the state to break fasting with him
The statement said: “The forum is shocked over the death of former Secretary-General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and one time Petroleum Minister, Dr Rilwanu Lukman
The Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Niger State, Dr. Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu, while reasoning that the late Pa Ejiga Wada may have died at a good age of 100, added that he will be greatly missed by his family, the state and the country
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan said he received with sadness the news of the passing away of prominent politician and elder…
The Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Niger State, Dr. Mua’azu Babangida Aliyu, expressed sadness over her demise, insisting she died at a time she would have given her husband physical and spiritual support now that he is handling a major national assignment
Muazu Babangida Aliyu, reacting to the statement by Maku at the opening of a one-day meeting of the Federal and State Government’s Security Administrators in Minna, said if the views expressed by the Minister was the opinion of the Federal Government, “it is very uncharitable, it is more than unfortunate”
The cabinet meeting, presided over by President Goodluck Jonathan, also condemned and described as senseless the series of bomb blasts that occurred recently in some parts of the country
Aliyu said it came at a challenging period of our national life when every support is needed to find solutions to myriad of problems confronting the nation