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IBB denies plotting interim government with Jonathan

2015-03-12 15:45
A ballot box filled with ballot is pictured before being counted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at a polling station in Yenagoa in Bayelsa State ~ PIUS UTOMI EKPEI

Minna - Former Military President, Ibrahim Babangida on Wednesday denied plotting an Interim National Government with anybody or group, reports Information Nigeria

He stated that the conditions that gave rise to the contraption during his tenure were non-existent under Nigeria’s flourishing democratic system.

Babangida, in a statement by his Media Office, noted that he had seen it all and cannot be a party to any contraption, which is undemocratic.

Also read: Babangida denies conflict with Jonathan

He said he had no doubt that the elections will hold on the appointed dates in line with INEC’s assurances.

Babangida was reported to have met with President Goodluck Jonathan and other prominent Nigerians on the setting up of an interim government to succeed  Jonathan should the elections not hold at the rescheduled dates.

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