Abuja - The chairman of the Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC)
governing board and chairman of the breakaway faction of the People’s
Democratic Party (PDP), Abubakar Kawu Baraje, has resigned as chairman of the
Baraje had earlier sent his resignation letter to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation
(SGF), Senator Anyim Pius Anyim.
According to Thisday, Baraje’s resignation comes at a time
that the NRC board members passed a vote of no confidence in Baraje.
They complained about his apparent inability to meet up with
the minimum requirements to convey board meetings for each quarter of the year.
The ruling PDP had on Monday suspended Baraje with other executive members of the splinter PDP group.
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