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Southeast Governors Ban Open Grazing, Movement Of Cows By Foot

The Southeast Governors have banned open grazing and the movement of cows by foot in the region in a bid to tackle the security challenges confronting the zone. Chairman of the South-East Governors’ Forum and Ebonyi State Governor, Mr Dave Umahi disclosed this on Monday, February 1, 2021, during the inauguration of the All Progressives […]

Governors Meet With Miyetti Allah, Condemn Criminality

Some Governors have met with the national leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) in Akure, Ondo State capital, and condemned criminal activities by bandits, kidnappers, rapists among others who hide in forests to unleash mayhem on innocent citizens.   The Governors include Engr Seyi Makinde of Oyo State; Mr Gboyega Oyetola of Osun […]

Governors Agree To Ban Open, Night Grazing Across States

Governors of the South-West have agreed to ban all forms of open and night grazing across States within the region.  This resolve was reached on Monday, January 25, 2021, at a meeting between Governors from the South-West region and the leadership of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN). Channels TV reports that rising from […]

Insecurity: Buhari Meets Governors, Says More Equipment Are Being Procured

The Nigerian Government is procuring more equipment in its bid to overcome the security challenges in various parts of the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. President Buhari disclosed this to members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) at a security meeting held on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. His […]

“Admission Of Yoruba Nation To Global Body, An Endorsement Of

The recent acceptance of the Yoruba-speaking Nation to the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization, UNPO, will give global voice to the age-long agitation for a better deal for Yorubas in the affairs of Nigeria. A foremost Yoruba Nationalist, Prof. Banji Akintoye, stated this while fielding questions on AM120, a Breakfast Show on the Television Channel […]

COVID-19: “We’ve Denied Several Governors Flight Requests” -Aviation Minister

Several Governors in Nigeria have been denied flight since the closure of the Airports and the lockdown order by President Muhammadu Buhari as a result of the COVID-19. The Minister of Aviation, Mr Hadi Sirika, disclosed this on Tuesday, April 21, 2020, during the COVID-19 Presidential Task Force briefing. While responding to questions about some […]

COVID-19: “We Are Working On Palliatives”, Makinde Tells Oyo People

Oyo State Governor, Engi Seyi Makinde, has said his Government is already working on palliatives to ease the pressure on the people, following the partial shutdown of activities as part of the precautionary measures to curtail the spread of Covid-19. The Governor noted that the State would need to work on accurate data and design that would ensure the palliatives get into […]

“Amotekun, A Confident Building Strategy Towards Ensuring Adequate Security in

SouthWest Governors, Traditional Rulers, and Yoruba Leaders gathered at Ibadan, Oyo State Capital, to launch the Western Nigeria Governors Forum Codenamed ‘Amotekun’. According to the SouthWest Governors, Operation Amotekun was established to ensure zero tolerance to crime in the region, as well as to provide adequate security for the people of the six States. Governor’s […]