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APC leaders angry with Buhari over appointments

28 August 2015, 11:09

Abuja - Some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are upset over Thursday’s announcement of new appointments by President Muhammadu Buhari., reports Punch.

The leaders are angry that the appointments tilted in favour of the North.

They wondered why the President was appointing only northerners to positions to the detriment of the southerners.

The leaders accused Buhari of not consulting before making most of these appointments.

Also read:Buhari appoints SGF, CoS, others

They said that the President was already giving the party a bad name among Nigerians.

They noted that party must move fast to cope with the backlash of expected rumblings in the polity.

They are also angry that Buhari failed to learn from the criticisms that trailed his first appointments where more northerners were appointed into sensitive positions than southerners.

Before Thursday’s appointment, Buhari had only named one southerner among the initial nine appointments he made.

Read more at Punch.

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