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June 10, 2024

South-West governors meet in Lagos

South-West governors meet in Lagos

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State (left) welcoming his Osun State counterpart, Senator Ademola Adeleke, to the South-West governors’ meeting at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, today, Monday, June 10.

By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Lagos

The six governors of the South-West geo-political zone are expected at the Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, Office of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for a crucial meeting.

As of 11.30 a.m., three of the six governors had arrived at the state House. Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, was said to be among the early arrivals.

Others expected are Oyo State, Seyi Makinde; Osun State, Ademola Adeleke; Ondo State, Luky Aiyedatiwa, and Ekiti, AbiodunOyebanji.

The crux of the meeting could not be ascertained as of press time. But it was gathered that it could not be unconnected with the ongoing minimum wage conversations between organized labour and the Federal Government; the security situation in the region, among other urgent state matters.

After a closed-door meeting, state house correspondents are expected to be briefed. 

Currently…

Current information have it that the closed-door meeting has commenced.

Also, by 12 noon all the governors had arrived and then went in for the meeting.

To see the pictures of the governors as they arrived Lagos for the meeting, click HERE.

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