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Security votes: We fund police more than FG – Governors

…says NJC lacks authority to sanction erring officers TheChairmanof NigeriaGovernors’Forum (NGF) Dr. Kayode Fayemi has said governors fund the police more than the Federal Government. The Ekiti State governor, who spoke at a multi-stakeholders summit on peace and inclusive security organised by the NGF in collaboration with the Centre for Democracy & Development, said governors […]


Fayemi signs N100.7bn Appropriation Act for 2022

Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, on Friday signed the 2022 Appropriation Act of N100, 753,993,241.60K into law with a promise to complete all ongoing legacy projects and consolidate on other achievements recorded in the past three years. The 2022 Appropriation Act, christened ‘Budget of Legacy and Consolidation’, was presented to the governor by the […]


Ekiti APC crisis: SWAGA, ‘JKF Tokantokan’ in supremacy battle

SWAGA, a political group within the All Progressives Congress (APC) in support of the 2023 Presidential ambition of APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, is currently engaged in supremacy battle with another group loyal to Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, known as ‘JKF Tokantokan’. The South-West Agenda for Asiwaju (SWAGA) which was launched […]


NGF: When regional, partisan affiliation is not solution

Though state governors have, at regional and partisan levels, proffered solutions to the nation’s security challenges, Nigerians are, however, of the opinion that such can have much impact if it comes from the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), the umbrella body of Nigeria’s governors, writes ONYEKACHI EZE For Nigeria’s former president, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan and one […]