S’South govs want more powers for states, councils

ALL governors from the South-South geopolitical zone are seeking a devolution of powers to the states and the councils. The governors met yesterday in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, under the auspices of the BRACED Commission, comprising Bayelsa, Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Cross River, Edo and Delta states. The six governors in a communique released at the end of their five-hour meeting yesterday, reaffirmed their support for the position of Nigeria Governors’ Forum that revenue allocation formula ...
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Added March 14, 2012
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