Fayose disagrees with Mimiko, Tambuwal on restructuring

The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal during a Sallah visit on Wednesday by some groups to him in Sokoto, that the existing revenue allocation formula should be reviewed to ensure that federating units got more allocations than the centre, He opposed the calls for the restructuring of the country, but advocated that the states should get higher revenue allocations than the Federal Government. The groups included the Sokoto Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture; the Association of Resident Communities; the Sokoto Women Association and a Coalition of Non-Governmental Organisations, among others.   Tambuwal stated his opposition to the continuous calls by members of various groups in the country for the restructuring of the country along regional lines as recommended by the 2014 National Conference. Tambuwal said with good governance in place, Nigerians would be made to have a sense of belonging at all times. “We believe in the unity of the country and the...

I regret campaigning for Sheriff to become PDP Chairman- Fayose

TVC E. Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, said he regrets campaigning for the embattled factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff to become the Chairman. “I must tell you that I have learnt my lessons from my past experience. I will not openly identify or campaign for a candidate any longer. As part of our great party in Ekiti, I ‘m assuring you that I do not have a personal candidate and God knows I have not spoken to my people about any candidate. “We will allow God to choose for us this time by ensuring that all aspirants have a level-playing ground. “I have learnt my lessons on Ali Modu Sheriff and I take full responsibility for the consequences. Imagine, if we have allowed him to get there, with the way he is now behaving, it would have been worse than this.” Fayose said. Join TVC News BBM...

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