Friday, August 14, 2020

Buhari summons Tinubu to save Ambode from ‘disgrace’

Must read

Ebonyi Govt threatens to sack striking judiciary workers

The Ebonyi Government has ordered members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) in the state, to immediately suspended their industrial action or...

Germany congratulates Israel on ‘historic’ mending of UAE ties

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Friday congratulated his Israeli counterpart on the “historic step” taken by Israel and the UAE to establish full...

FG taking mesasures to prevent job loss in Avaiation sector, see how

The Federal Government has called for social dialogue between the employers and the employees in the Aviation industry to prevent job losses. Sen. Chris Ngige,...

Pornographic movies worth N3.5bn destroyed, as censors board wages war on adult industry

The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has seized and destroyed pornographic and other unapproved films and video works worth N3.5 billion in...




In a bid to intervene in the rift between the Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode and his Godfather, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday reportedly summon Tinubu to Abuja.

Tinubu who is also a national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, was also a governor of Lagos State, and according to Guardian, the APC Governors’ Forum urged Buhari to appeal to him not to disgrace one of their own.

The newspaper further added that the closed-door meeting between both men, the Oba of Lagos, Rilwanu Akiolu, national vice chairman of APC, South West, Chief Pius Akinyelure, and others were said to have expressed concern over the conflict and its effects on the party’s chances of winning the forthcoming governorship election.

The media aid to the national leader, Mr. Tunde Rahman, however, said he was not aware his principal was summoned to Abuja on the matter. “Honestly, I am not aware,” he affirmed. Pressed further to speak on the rift, he said: “If the governor said there was no rift, it means there is none.”

Another source in the party disclosed that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was also making frantic efforts to intervene and had travelled to Lagos to meet the governor and Tinubu.

  




Contact: info@fellowpress.com

The Ebonyi Government has ordered members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) in the state, to immediately suspended their industrial action or...
Journalist, Dele Momodu, has slammed members of the Buhari Media Organization over the recent attacks launched on his person. Momodu in a statement released...
A Russian powerlifting champion has fractured both of his knees while attempting to squat 400kg (880lb). Defending champion, Alexander Sedykh was competing in the World...
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the demise of former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, describing him as a “long time...

More articles

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

The Ebonyi Government has ordered members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) in the state, to immediately suspended their industrial action or...
The Federal Government has called for social dialogue between the employers and the employees in the Aviation industry to prevent job losses. Sen. Chris Ngige,...
The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has seized and destroyed pornographic and other unapproved films and video works worth N3.5 billion in...
Some yet-to-be-identified gunmen have killed a member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly representing Baraza Dass constituency, Honourable Musa Mante. Confirming the incident, the...

Must Read

Ebonyi Govt threatens to sack striking judiciary workers

The Ebonyi Government has ordered members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN) in the state, to immediately suspended their industrial action or...

Germany congratulates Israel on ‘historic’ mending of UAE ties

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Friday congratulated his Israeli counterpart on the “historic step” taken by Israel and the UAE to establish full...

FG taking mesasures to prevent job loss in Avaiation sector, see how

The Federal Government has called for social dialogue between the employers and the employees in the Aviation industry to prevent job losses. Sen. Chris Ngige,...

Pornographic movies worth N3.5bn destroyed, as censors board wages war on adult industry

The National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB) has seized and destroyed pornographic and other unapproved films and video works worth N3.5 billion in...

David Beckham’s club, Inter Miami confirm signing of first star player, Blaise Matuidi on free transfer

Inter Miami FC, the US based football club owned by former Manchester United and England captain, David Beckham, has confirmed the free signing of...

Rapper, Kel rants of being emotionally exhausted and tired of everything and everyone

Taking to her Twitter page on Thursday night, she wrote: 'I’m emotionally exhausted. Totally drained

President Buhari’s daughter Hanan set to wed…see who the lucky man is

Hanan Buhari, one of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari, is set to wed. According to Sahara Reporters, Hanan's soon-to-be-husband is Mohammed Turad, a...

Bauchi lawmaker killed by gunmen, wives and one-year-old son abducted

Some yet-to-be-identified gunmen have killed a member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly representing Baraza Dass constituency, Honourable Musa Mante. Confirming the incident, the...

Madagascar herbal fails to halt Covid-19 spike in the country as hospitals struggle to cope with cases

Madagascar's herbal drug 'COVID Organics (COV),' which the country's leaders said cures and prevent coronavirus has reportedly failed to halt Covid-19 spike with hospitals...

Diezani Madueke: Dele Momodu calls Buhari Media Organization SHAMELSS VULTURE

Journalist, Dele Momodu, has slammed members of the Buhari Media Organization over the recent attacks launched on his person. Momodu in a statement released...