The President of Nigeria, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, today, August 7, 2023 held his first face to face meeting with members of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, a body of the 36 State Governors, at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting started at 12:36pm with some governors conspicuously missing.
Governor Godwin Obaseki was represented by Edo State Deputy Governor, Comrade Philip Shaibu, while those of Kaduna, Katsina, Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Ekiti, Sokoto, Ondo, Borno, Yobe, Gombe, and Katsina states were also absent.
The governors of Niger state was represented by his deputy.
Vice President Kashim Shettima was also in attendance at the meeting.