The NGF Chairman said, "We are here on behalf of the 36 states governors and this is as a result of a collective decision to see the president after the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting last month".
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday lamented that despite the various interventions by the Federal Government, there were still complaints and agitations by workers over unpaid salaries and allowances by state governments.
Governor Yari told reporters after the closed door meeting with the president that timely release of the funds will help the states execute major projects.
The delegation, led by the forum's chairman, Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State, comprises the governors of Kebbi, Bauchi, Kwara, Ondo, Jigawa and Ebinyi.
President of NLC, comrade Ayuba Wabba who spoke to LEADERSHIP on phone said, the president has shown clearly that he understands the plights of the workers. But clearly, this has shown that it is not about just releasing money to them. They must first give account of what has been released to them.
Manager Koeman backed by Everton board despite poor start
Koeman's side are bottom of Group E, three points adrift of leaders Atlanta, having failed to win either of their opening matches. Kevin Mirallas, Tom Davies and Davy Klaassen all start for Everton in tonight's Europa League clash against Lyon .
North Korea Threaten Nuclear Strike on USA
In that same warning, the ambassador said North Korea would show peace toward any country that does not cooperate with the U.S. That's because the United States and North Korea are locked in a nuclear standoff that has raised the genuine prospect of war.
Yari noted that the bailouts, and part of the fallout from the London-Paris Club refund that had been received by the states, were properly expended to alleviate the plight of workers, but more had to be done.
Some governors had also come under attacks for alleged mismanagement of the funds, prompting concerns from stakeholders, President Buhari inclusive.
Buhari said the Federal Government and governors would need to work together to ameliorate the situation of workers across the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the payment of pension to police officers who served under the then Biafra police during the civil war.
Senator Samuel Anyanwu from Imo East, who sought the leave of the Senate to move a motion on the matter during Thursday's plenary, queried the legality of the funds given to governors by President Buhari. This support is going down to them, when you are taking the indices from the grassroots. "It is not going to be business as usual", he said. It argued that it will be wrong for some of the governors who failed to use the initial 50 per cent refund earlier given to them to pay salaries and pensions to enjoy another refund.
Blue Apron expects to incur about $3.5 million in employee-related expenses due to the job cuts, according to a regulatory filing. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in APRN .
It is presumed the suspect has been found, as the police announced they were no longer looking for the suspect around 4:50am. University police sent text and email alerts to students and employees at 2:35 a.m. alerting them to the shooting.
And when they made a decision to remove nudity from the magazine, it send shock waves through the publishing industry. According to People Magazine, Rau has described herself as a hippie, tomboy, and party girl.
Resident Evil: Revelations and Resident Evil: Revelations 2 will be released in Europe for the Nintendo Switch on November 28. The Nintendo Switch versions of the games will also feature exclusive motion controls .
The 24-year-old quarterback said his knee was feeling fine the day after his first practice, though he wasn't taking any hits. If we're not being smart and I'm not doing whatever it takes to get to the race, I'll never be able to run the race.
To make things worse, this wasn't the glitch that Bungie detected before launch, and postponed the Prestige Raid release over it. Clan members even called out their use of the exploit , as you can hear (and see) at about 11 seconds into the video below.
Crestpoint Capital Management Llc decreased Snap (NYSE:SNA) stake by 4,700 shares to 3,900 valued at $616,000 in 2017Q2. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc increased Bristol Myers Squibb Co ( BMY ) stake by 28.05% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing.
Piper Jaffray Companies set a $50.00 price target on Wells Fargo & and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Sunday. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Wells Fargo & from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Thursday, June 29th.
Hard Facts About PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL)
Stelac Advisory Services LLC purchased a new position in shares of PayPal Holdings during the first quarter valued at $119,000. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 2.16% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 6.67 percent.
Suspect in officer's death rubs feces on face, halts trial
On Thursday, deputies told ABC News that Judge Herman would not allow anyone to sit next to Boys, fearing he would act out again. Matthew Vogel, a staff attorney with the Orleans Public Defenders, said Boys was next of kin for both of his relatives.
Post-crash fight results in driver being tased
Based upon the camera angle, it's tough to tell just how far out of his auto Swinford was able to get before the fight. The collision also damaged Cullen's steering, and he coasted through the infield and stopped on the front straight.