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APC governors meet over Buhari’s ministerial list

17 September 2015, 18:56

Abuja - Governors elected on the platform of All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday met in Abuja to deliberate on the proposed ministerial list of President Muhammadu Buhari, reports NewsDay.

The governors were unhappy that names submitted by most of them for appointment were being jettisoned by President Buhari.

The governors, who were in Abuja for Thursday’s National Economic Council (NEC) meeting, deliberated on how to present their case before the President.

Also read: Fashola, Amaechi lose out in Buhari’s ministerial list

They are expected to meet Buhari on Thursday after the NEC meeting. 

The governors that attended the meeting were Aminu Masari (Katsina), Simon Lalong (Plateau), Abiola Ajimobi (Oyo), Rauf Aragbesola (Osun) and Badaru Abubakar (Jigawa).

Others are Samuel Ortom (Benue), Abdullahi Ganduje (Kano), Mohammed Abubakar (Bauchi), Bindow Jibrilla (Adamawa), Akinwunmi Ambode (Lagos), Nasir El-Rufai (Kaduna), Aminu Tambuwal (Sokoto) and Ibrahim Gaidam (Yobe).

Read more at NewsDay.

- News 24


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