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Buhari rejects APC governors' ministerial list

2015-05-11 11:31
Presidential candidate of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress, Mohammadu Buhari, meets with US Secretary of State at the US Consulate in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peaceful and timely el ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE

Abuja - President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari has rejected attempts by governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to submit a ministerial list to him, reports Tribune.

Buhari told the governors, who visited him in Abuja to pledge their loyalty and make some demands, that the Constitution does not mandate him to take a list of ministerial nominees from them.

Also read: Buhari, APC governors meet on ministerial nominees

Buhari told the governors to concentrate more on governance at their respective states.

He urged them to concentrate on getting good hands to help them in discharging their duties in the states.

The governors left the meeting disappointed as all attempts to convince Buhari to accept the list were rebuffed.

Read more at Tribune.

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