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Obanikoro returns as minister

2015-03-11 16:33

Abuja - Ex-Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has again been confirmed as a minister by the senate, reports Premium Times.

In confirming him, members of the upper chamber only allowed Obanikoro to take a bow, a privilege reserved for former federal lawmakers.

Also read: Obanikoro admits to partaking in Ekiti poll rigging meeting

His confirmation was, however, not without controversy.

The All Progressives Congress senators walked out of the chamber after Obanikoro was confirmed without answering questions.

Obanikoro was recently named in a leaked tape as a principal actor in the Ekit state’s governorship election rigging scandal.

Read more at Premium Times

Read more on: apc  |  musiliu obanikoro  |  abuja  |  2015 elections.politics

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