As Southern States continue to insist on the right to be in charge of collecting value added tax (VAT), their Governors on Thursday met in Enugu State to unanimously make their decision known.
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State afterwards read a communique the Forum agreed on.
Present were: Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta, Seyi Makinde of Oyo, Babajide Sanwolu of Lagos, Gbenga Oyetola of Osun, Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom, Nyesom Wike of Rivers, Dapo Abiodun of Ogun and the host Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State.
Meanwhile, Ebonyi, Imo, Abia, Ekiti & Anambra sent in their deputies.
The Forum also charged States that are yet to sign anti-open grazing policy to hasten and do so.