36 State Governors To Meet Tomorrow

36 state governors

36 state governors will meet tomorrow.

Nigeria online news reports that the 36 state governors will hold a virtual conference on Wednesday to develop a new national security order that will ensure the safety of lives and property in the country.

The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) revealed this in a statement by its Head of Media and Public Affairs, Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, on Monday in Abuja.

Bello-Barkindo said the forum at its 22nd meeting would also receive zonal updates on the dissolved Special Anti-Theft Brigade (SARS) and internal security.

He added that governors would also review the Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) palliative issue with updates on their current status in all states.

He added that three groups would make presentations at the meeting, scheduled to begin at 2 p.m.

These, according to him, include a joint effort between the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, and the Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir el-Rufai, discussing how to access the Pension Funds for infrastructure development. in the country.

Others include resolutions and issues emerging from the recently concluded 26th Nigerian Economic Summit (NESG).

The presentation of the medium and long-term national development agenda of the Central Working Group (CWG) of the Nigerian Human Capital Development program is also scheduled.

Bello-Barkindo added that the issue of the collection of the stamp tax and a response to the minister of water resources on the Draft Law of Water Resources would be on the agenda.

He said updates would also be given on State Fiscal Transparency, Accountability and Sustainability (SFTAS), as well as at a meeting with the University Academic Staff Union (ASUU) and the Nigerian Conference of Legislators (COSLAN).

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