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Tinubu bars senator loyal to Saraki from APC meetings

23 September 2015, 11:11

 Abuja - Former governor of Lagos State and  National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu prevented one of the senators loyal to Senate President, Bukola Saraki from attending the South-West caucus meeting of the party, reports Punch.

Tinubu allegedly barred Senator Tayo Alasoadura, the lawmaker representing Ondo-Central senatorial district, from attending a meeting of the party caucus he convened in Abuja.

Alasoadura,was ostracized for allegedly working against the interest of the party’s South-West leadership and for taking sides with Senate President Bukola Saraki.

Also read: Buhari, Tinubu in fresh plot against Saraki

Tinubu has refused to acknowledge Bukola Saraki as Senate President

Alasoadura has also been sidelined from all APC South-West meetings for his disloyalty to Tinubu.

Alasoadura was among the 50 senators that accompanied Saraki to the Code of Conduct Tribunal to show support on Tuesday.

Read more Punch.

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