President Bola Tinubu met with Progressives Governors Forum at the State House today, the first official interaction between the President and the APC governors since his inauguration earlier this week.
In a tweet by lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governors led by the chairman of the forum and Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma, were at the villa to discuss pressing issues, including fuel subsidy, economy and setting an agenda for the new administration.
Those in attendance include governors Babajide Sanwo-Olu (Lagos), Abdullahi Sule (Nasarawa), Umar Namadi (Jigawa), Inuwa Yahaya (Gombe), Yahaya Bello (Kogi), Professor Babagana Zulum (Borno), and Mai Mala Buni (Yobe).
Others are Uba Sani (Kaduna), Dikko Radda (Katsina), Father Hyacinth Alia (Benue), AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq (Kwara), Dapo Abiodun (Ogun), Umar Bago (Niger), Aliyu Ahmed (Sokoto), Francis Nwifuru (Ebonyi) and Bassey Otu (Cross River)
Also present are Vice President, Senator Kashim Shettima, the Permanent Secretary of the State House, Tijjani Umar, and former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu.