Mozambican President Nyusi in France

Mozambican president dismissed prime minister, several ministers, governors

Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday dismissed through separate presidential prders the prime minister, five ministers and two provincial governors, and his own presidential...

Nigerian northern states’ governors adopt livestock plan

Nigeria's northern states' governors have announced a national livestock transformation plan to help modernize pastoral activities in the country. Simon Lalong, chairman...

Governors Hail AfDB’s Transformative Plan for Africa

About 370 transformative bank projects worth $11.3bn were undertaken by the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) in the African region between 2010-2017. In 2018 alone,...

Minimum wage: We are not enemies, Governors tell Nigeria Labour Congress

The governor of the 36 states on the platform Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) have said even though they were on the opposing sides with...

NGA Winter Meeting: Governors set to brainstorm over critical issues.

Dozens of the nation’s governors will join leaders from business, the nonprofit sector and global governments for the National Governors Association’s 111th annual Winter...

Where Stands ‘Patrimonialism’ or Constitutionalism?

The relationship that exists between governors and the governed should be symbiotic. At no point in time should the interest of the governor be...
climate change

Kenyan county governors’ spouses renew pledge to advance green agenda

The wives of governors from Kenya's 47 counties on Monday renewed the commitment to advance green agenda through policy reforms, public education and promotion...
International Monetary Fund (IMF)

IMF Says The World Economy Is At A Vulnerable Stage

It said the weakening had come "amid increasing financial turbulence and falling asset prices". The IMF's report comes before the meeting of G20 finance ministers...
DR Congo

DR Congo’s gubernatorial polls set for March 26, 2016

According to the electoral calendar which will be totally funded by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) government, candidates have until Feb. 20...

Governors are of the opinion that Draft roads bill is unconstitutional

CoG Chairman Peter Munya The council said the bill will deny county governments some of their roles as it gives the national government more...

Governors must pay workers salaries

To the chagrin of the international community, some state governments in Nigeria owe their civil servants about five month salaries, thus violating the Declaration...

Nigeria owe civil servants

To the chagrin of the international community, some state governments in Nigeria owe their civil servants about five month salaries, thus violating the Declara?tion...

Dr. Ngozi Iweala Summoned $20 billion Excess Crude Cash

The Nigeria Governors? Forum (NGF) on Tuesday has called on the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to...

Northern Governors Forum now to be chaired by Shettima

Borno State Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima has emerged the new  chairman of the Northern Governors Forum.He takes over from the outgoing Governor of Niger...

Nigerian Governors Forum remains divided

Eleven days to handover, the rank of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) remains divided, the Daily Times can authoritatively report.A unified meeting of the...

Loss of five governors caused PDP defeat – Uduaghan

Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan of Delta state has attributed the defeat suffered by the Peoples? Democratic Party (PDP) at the presidential elections to the loss...
Climate change

Partners call for more robust action on climate agreement for Africa

Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors from CFA franc ECOWAS member-states and the CEMAC bloc (Economic Community of West African States and Central...

Willie Obiano Urged To Pay Pensions and Retirement Benefits To Past Governors

by Doris Nnabuenyi All Progressive Congress (APC) Anambra chapter has urged Governor Willie Obiano to process immediate payment of pensions and other retirement benefits...

Four PDP Governors Supports Buhari Campaign

The Presidency is in a dilemma over what to do with the moles in the ruling party, PDP, as four of its governors are...

Abia has seen governors with no conscience and purpose

By Uzoma Nwandu (Ada Aba) Impoverished roads, filth-ridden markets and hopeless healthcare?sadly, these are terms that had become tied to my beloved state, if not...

Herdsmen left 18 dead attack in Benue state

An eyewitness told the Daily Times that the marauders besieged the community late on Sun?day, shooting sporadically, burning down houses, huts and farmlands. The source...

Goodluck Jonathan Hits Asaba With Message Of Hope

By Omon Esene, Warri President Goodluck Jonathan took his campaign to Benin, Edo State and Asaba, Delta state on Wednesday with a promise to support...

Aviation officials and governors to hold talks with Uhuru

President Kenyatta will Monday be joined by governors at a function to be held at The Pride Centre, a Kenya Airways (KQ) training centre. The...

CIC: Governors can exercise their powers too

Commission for the Implementation of the Constitution (CIC) chairman Charles Nyachae But CIC warned that these powers are not unlimited when it comes to Cabinet...

Boko Haram insurgents are not representing Islam

by Pita Chikwem The Chairman Northern States Governors? Forum (NSGF) and Governor of Niger State,  Babangida Aliyu on Friday congratulated Muslim Ummah in the country...

Nigeria will come out of its present challenges stronger

The Chairman Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) and Governor of Niger State, Dr. Mu?azu Babangida Aliyu has described Christmas as a significant celebration...

Tinubu and Governers in power sharing stand off

All may not be well within the camp of Nigeria?s main opposition party, APC, as its governors are now at loggerheads with the leadership...

Obasanjo who “does not appreciate others deserve no respect

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose has described the visit of five Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to former President Olusegun Obasanjo as "unwarranted,? unnecessary and...

Obasanjo has of recent been openly attacking Jonathan

Five Governors  on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday held a closed-door meeting with the former President Olusegun Obasanjo at...

Dreaded insurgents may over run Nigerian states-Aliyu

Chairman of the Northern State Governors' Forum (NSGF), Dr. Babangida Aliyu on Monday urged the Federal Government to declare a total war against...