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APC state chairmen back Buhari, Odigie-Oyegun

18 June 2015, 20:32

Abuja - The chairmen of the state chapters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have expressed support for the position taken by President Muhammadu Buhari and National Chairman of the party, John Oyegun with respect to the emergence of the new leadership of the National Assembly, reports Daily Post.

Rising from a meeting with Oyegun on Wednesday in Abuja, the chairmen said they totally supported the decision taken by President Buhari to accept the outcome of the leadership election in the National Assembly despite the shortcomings.

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In a communique issued and signed by the chairman of the Kano State APC, and the acting Chairman of the Forum, Umar Mohammed, the chairmen noted that were happy that the party's leaders accepted the outcome of the election that brought Senator Bukola Saraki and Rep. Yakubu Dogara as Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives respectively despite the fact that the duo were not the party’s candidates for the positions.

Both President Buhari and Oyegun had accepted the emergence of the new National Assembly leadership as a constitutional reality that should not be ignored.

Read more at Daily Post.

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