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Patience Jonathan describes Amaechi’s allegation as laughable

2015-03-24 15:05
Nigeria's First Lady Patience Jonathan waves as she leaves a plane upon arrival to Abuja. ~ WOLE EMMANUEL

Abuja - The First Lady, Patience Jonathan has described the allegation that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate in Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, pays her $1m (N199m) monthly as laughable, reports Punch.

Governor Rotimi Amaechi had on Saturday claimed that Wike was giving the money to the President’s wife in order to gain political favour.

Patience Jonathan on Monday, however, noted that there was no truth in the claim.

Also read: Amaechi aims dig at Patience Jonathan

The First Lady, who spoke through her her media aide, Ayo Adewuyi , said the claim by Amaechi was ridiculous.

Read more at Punch.

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