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“Dear Wailers…” Buhari’s aide pens heartfelt letter to the opposition

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"Dear Wailers..." Buhari pens heartfelt letter to the opposition
President Muhammadu Buhari’s aide on social media, Lauretta Onochie has asked members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) to stop wailing about how the president chooses to address Nigerians.

The presidential aide wrote on Saturday via Twitter that the president’s interview on the Nigerian Television Authority(NTA), a day to his inauguration for a second term in office was from his heart — And that she believes he would do that again on June 12th, which is the new Democracy Day.
She urged the opposition members to stop comparing the country to America as it isn’t an extension of that country.

She wrote:

Dear Wailers,
Pres Muhammadu Buhari spoke to Nigerians, candidly, a day before the Inauguration.
I believe he will speak again on Democracy day.
He chooses when and how to communicate to Nigerians.

There’s nowhere in our constitution where it says the days he must address Nigerians.

As with other world leaders, he can also choose to use Social Media to communicate with Nigerians.
We are quick to draw comparisons with America and the West, but we do not insist that our lawmakers earn the same as their lawmakers earn or support our government the way they do.

I do not know when Nigeria became an extension of America. Any time there’s a small change to how we do things, the Landlords and their cronies throw a tantrum.

There’ll be more changes to the ways we do things. Nigerians voted for change.
And change they will have. Thank you

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Saraki Leads PDP’s Nati youonal Reconciliation Panel

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 Saraki Leads PDP’s National Reconciliation Panel

Bukola Saraki

Former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has been appointed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as the chairman of its National Reconciliation Committee.

The committee made up of five other members is expected to work to resolve grievances and disagreements among party members across the country.

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This development was confirmed in a tweet late on Monday night by the party’s National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan.

Other members of the committee are former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator Pius Ayim; former Governors Liyel Imoke (Cross River), Ibrahim Dankwambo (Gombe), and Ibrahim Shema (Katsina); as well as former House Minority Leader, Mulikat Akande.

 

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Fashola: If We Keep Our Promises, APC Will Retain Power In 2023

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    Fashola: If We Keep Our Promises, APC Will Retain Power In 2023Babatunde Fashola

Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has expressed optimism that Nigerians will still vote the All Progressives Congress (APC) back to power in 2023.

Fashola, however, added that the only thing that can make Nigerians not to vote for the APC is if the party fails to fulfill its campaign promises to them.

The Minister made this remark while speaking with journalists on Monday in Abuja.

Also Read: APC Governors’ Visit To Jonathan Is An Endorsement Of Our Party – PDP

He noted that even if the promises are not 100% fulfilled but the citizens see signs of commitment and progress, other parties should forget about displacing APC in 2023.

The former Lagos State Governor added that opposition parties are not doing better than the APC, hence should not expect Nigerians to vote for them come 2023.

He said: “Some governors have joined us, from where we think we could not get voters before. To retain power in 2023, certainly if we keep our promises, people will vote for us. It is that simple, that is politics,” the former Lagos governor said.

“If you do what you say you will do, even if you don’t do hundred percent and they see that you are making progress, they will even want you to finish what you started.”

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Akeredolu Sacks Ondo Attorney-General, Olawoye

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Akeredolu Removes Ondo Attorney-General, Olawoye

Governor Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has sacked the state Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Kola Olawoye.

This was made known in a statement on Monday by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr. Segun Ajiboye.

Akeredolu immediately appointed a human rights lawyer, Mr. Charles Titiloye, as the new Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice.

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According to the statement, the Ondo State governor would forward Titiloye’s name to the State House of Assembly for confirmation.

Akeredolu also expressed his appreciation to the sacked commissioner for services rendered to the state.

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