Connect with us
X
Categories:

News

#EndSARS: Governors to meet on protests, electricity tariff, others Wednesday

All Naija Entertainment

Published

on

End Police Brutality

Governors of the 36 states of the federation will on Wednesday meet with the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on the current security situation in the country.

Download & Install The New ANE Android App To Your Device
Hello!! Have you heard about the deadly virus called Coronavirus? No? See What It Is & How To Prevent It Here. Also Stay Connected & Get Latest Updates On Coronavirus Here. Please be safe! We LOVE You.


The country has been rocked by protests against brutality and extortion by the now-disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in the last one week.

The police tactical squad was disbanded by the IGP on Sunday.

The Head of Media and Public Affairs, Nigeria Governors’ Forum, Abdulrazaque Barkindo, who disclosed this in a statement, said the recent hike in electricity tariff would be discussed by the governors at the Forum 19th teleconference meeting in Abuja.

The statement read: “The NGF will be holding its 19th teleconference meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, October 14, 2020. The high point of which will be the entry of the Inspector- General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, who will explain the security situation in the country to the governors, particularly regarding the FSARS protests.

“The meeting, which according to its notice from the Director-General of the NGF, Asishana Bayo Okauru, will commence at 2:00 p.m. will also be briefed by the technical committee on electricity tariffs.

“The hike in the electricity tariffs almost set the country on a nationwide imbroglio as a sequel to the actions intended by labour a few weeks ago until the governors intervened.

“The Ministers of Works and Housing, Communications and Digital Economy and Humanitarian Services and Disaster Management will also be on hand to address the governors, one after the other.

“The Humanitarian Resources and Disaster Management Minister, Saadatu Umar Farouk will be discussing how to lift a hundred million Nigerians out of poverty with the governors.

“Other matters that would be arising at the meeting would include the NESG Summit scheduled for the last quarter of the year, the conclusions of the distribution of palliatives by the Coalition Against Covid19 (CACOVID) a conglomeration of banks and some pubic spirited philanthropists including Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Basic Healthcare Provision Fund (BHCPF), an update on the World Bank assisted States Fiscal Transparency, Accountability and Sustainability program for results (SFTAS) and another on the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa Committee which briefs the governors regularly on the activities of the Presidential Task Force on the COVID-19 pandemic.

“The Director- General’s brief will thereafter conclude the meeting.”


Get More Stories Like This On: Facebook: @AllNaijaEntertainment, Twitter: @AllNaijaEntertainment
Reach us on WhatsApp via: +2348104471989

Click to comment
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Don’t Miss!

Join "ANE sabi" clique

Don't miss a thing, get ogbonge ANE latest updates to fuel your conversation daily.




Latest Exchange Rate

Donate To ANE!


Mind buying a coffee to support us here at All Naija Entertainment?. Yes?

Donate Now
BITCOiN
Technology4 days ago

Best Time to Sell Your Bitcoin [EASY GUIDE]

BITCOiN
Technology4 days ago

Bitcoin Crashes, Loses $10,000 In Value

News4 days ago

30 Million Nigerians Will Be On Drugs By 2050 – NDLEA

Cristiano Ronaldo
Sports4 days ago

Serie A: Ronaldo’s Brace Set Juventus Free From Crotone

News4 days ago

Fulani Herdsmen Deserve Better Treatment From Nigerians – Bauchi Former Gov

Justin Trudeau
News4 days ago

Insecurity: Canada Issue Warning to Citizens Against Traveling to Nigeria

NCDC Chairman Chikwe Ihekweazu
News4 days ago

Nigeria Govt Confirms Discovery Of New Covid-19 Variant, 15 Others

Akwa Ibom Best Hotels ANE Travels
Lifestyle4 days ago

How To Detect Hidden Camera in a Hotel Room!!

WhatsApp
Technology4 days ago

WhatsApp To Deactivate Messages For Users Who Reject New Terms!!

Nissi
Entertainment4 days ago

Afro-Jazz/funk Singer, Nissi’s ‘Move X 2’ Is A Rare Delightful Visual

Kim Kardashian
Entertainment4 days ago

Kim Kardashian Officially Files For Divorce From Kanye West!!

Kanye West
Entertainment4 days ago

Kanye West Thinks Kim Kardashian Is Divorcing Him Because Of Presidential Run

Banky W and Adesua Pregnant
Entertainment4 days ago

Banky W, Adesua Etomi Welcome Baby Boy!!

JImoh Ibrahim
News4 days ago

Jimoh Ibrahim: Court Vacates Order Against Assets Over Alleged N69.4bn Debt

Business4 days ago

Nigeria To Supply Electricity To Togo From Calabar Power Plant

Victor Osimhen
Sports5 days ago

Napoli Confirm Victor Osimhen Head Injury, Say No ‘conclusive Result’ After Tests

The headies Awards
Entertainment5 days ago

The Headies Awards 2021 Winners Full List

HER JOURNEY Story
Stories6 days ago

[STORY] HER JOURNEY (Final Episode 10)

HER JOURNEY Story
Stories6 days ago

[STORY] HER JOURNEY (Episode 09)

HER JOURNEY Story
Stories6 days ago

[STORY] HER JOURNEY (Episodes 08)

ANE Billboard Hots!



Join "ANE sabi" clique

Don't miss a thing, get ogbonge ANE latest updates to fuel your conversation daily.





Copyright © All Naija Entertainment.

css.php