Will Southern Govs Say What Buhari Needs To Hear As They Meet In Lagos?
As the meeting of the Southern Governors’ Forum scheduled for today gets underway many questions are boggling the minds of many Nigerians who have been following socio-political events in the country in the last three months.
CityNews Nigeria learnt that today’s meeting which is being hosted by Lagos Governor Bababjide Sanwo-Olu must provide answers to many questions on the minds of Nigerians.
Already in Lagos for the landmark meeting are governors Seyi Makinde (Oyo); Dapo Abiodun (Ogun); Gboyega Oyetola (Osun); Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti) and Nyesom Wike (Rivers).
Others are Duoye Diri (Bayelsa); Emeka Ugwuanyi (Enugu); Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo); Ifeanyi Okowa (Delta); Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom).
Deputy Governors Philip Shaibu (Edo), Ude Chukwu (Abia), Placid Njoku (Imo) and Kelechi Igwe (Ebonyi) are representing their principals.
Governors Willie Obiano (Anambra) and Ben Ayade (Cross River) are being expected.
As Nigerians await the communiqué of today’s meeting,one could only ask one question, and that is ‘are the southern governors ready to tell President Muhammadu Buhari what he needs to hear about democracy and the rule of law?
CityNews Nigeria will bring you details as we file in report from the venue of the meeting…