GOVERNORS INHERIT 3.9TRILLION NAIRA DEBTS

•Lagos, Imo, Ogun, Bauchi, Oyo, Adamawa most affected •How NGF has been assisting states to boost their IGR — DG •Says it helped states grow revenue from N707.9 bn in 2014 to N1.1 trn in 2018 •How we can make states viable —Stakeholders, experts •EK Clark, Oke, Ekpo, Onyekpere, Adenikinju, others speak By Clifford Ndujihe, Henry Umoru & Emman Ovuakporie LAGOS — AFTER the euphoria of their swearing-in, state governors, especially 12 of them, who are first timers will face major hurdles that may hurt their ambitious plans for their states. One of the hurdles is huge…

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