Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are currently meeting behind closed-doors with all state governors, Punch reports.
The meeting, holding inside the Council Chambers of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, is the first since Buhari was sworn in on May 29.
Top of the agenda to be discussed at the meeting Issues such as the debts being owed state governments by the Federal Government and the lifeline being sought by state governors in order to meet their states’ demands are expected to dominate discussions at the meeting.
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The meeting started at exactly 10.10am with the arrival of the President.
Among state governors in attendance when the meeting started were those of Rivers, Ogun, Imo, Gombe, Benue, Delta, Niger, Kano, Katsina, Zamfara, Kogi, Borno and Jigawa.
Others were governors of Kebbi, Kwara, Taraba, Ekiti, Ondo, Kaduna, Oyo, Osun, Edo, Anambra, Sokoto, Ebonyi, Lagos, Adamawa, Cross Rivers, Akwa Ibom and Yobe States.
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- News 24