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APC meet Buhari, vow to remove Ekweremadu

27 July 2016, 06:36

Abuja - State governors from the All Progressives Congress after meeting President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential villa have vowed to do all within their power to remove Senator Ike Ekweremadu as Deputy President of the Senate, Punch reports.

Chairman of the Progressives Governors Forum, Rochas Okorocha told State House correspondents that the governors had chosen to intervene in the National Assembly crisis.

Also read: Buhari appoints Mbam new RMAFC chairman

After receiving permission from President Buhari, the APC elected governors will now seek to remove the Peoples Democratic Party elected Ekweremadu as Deputy President from the Senate.

Okorocha is alleged to have stated that Ekweremadu should get ready to vacate his seat.

For more on this story, visit Punch.

- News24 Nigeria


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