Southern Governors Meet In Lagos, Discuss Open Grazing,

Channels Television  
Updated July 5, 2021
File photo of Southern Governors.


Governors of the southern region on Monday held a meeting in Lagos State.

The meeting is a follow-up to the earlier meeting in Asaba hosted by the Delta state Governor where the governors agreed on far-reaching conclusions on open grazing, restructuring Nigeria, and calls for state police.

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu received the governors at Alausa, Ikeja, the venue of their meeting and they proceeded to the meeting which was held closed-door.

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Some of those at the meeting include Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State; Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State; Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State; and Edo State deputy governor Philip Shaibu.

Others include Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun; Enugu State governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi; Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi.

While the Chairman of the Southern Governors Forum, Rotimi Akeredolu, assured that a communique will be issued at the end of the meeting, it is still unclear the actual subject of discussion at the meeting.