The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has concluded plans to partner with a pan-African mobile communications company, Vodacom, on how to improve health, education and agriculture in the country.
This is the outcome of the meeting the governors held on Wednesday night in the banquet hall of the Presidential Villa.
The meeting, which started about eight o’clock in the evening, had in attendance the governors of Ogun, Kaduna, Katsina, Zamfara, Niger and most deputy governors in attendance.
Speaking to State House correspondents after the meeting, the Zamfara State Governor, Abdullahi Yari and his Niger State counterpart said that it was important that they get support from service providers in the area mentioned.
They said that more information on how the states will benefit from the partnership would be unleashed in subsequent meetings.