Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, has called on the federal government to urgently declare a state of emergency on the current Nigeria economic recession.
The governors gave this charge in a three-point communiqué read by the Chairman of the Forum and Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, in Abuja on Friday.
The governors also resolved to support the federal government to continue to “reflate” the nation’s economy out of the present crisis.
According to the communiqué, the governors agreed to set up state task forces on polio eradication, with their deputy governors as Heads.
The chairman said that the governors also discussed the recurring incident of Lassa fever and resolved to collaborate with the Federal Ministry of Health to address the challenge.