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BREAKING: At last, Tukur resigns

tukurA senior member of the divided National Working Committee of the party, who spoke with our correspondent in Abuja on Wednesday , said President Goodluck Jonathan will inform the meeting of the National Caucus of the party tonight in Abuja about the development.

With the resignation, Tukur has escaped being suspended from the party by the members of the NWC if had refused to resign.

If he had refused to resign, Tukur was to be suspended by about eight members of the NWC, while the National Executive Committee of the party would ratify his suspension on Thursday.

Meanwhile, the wife of the President, Mrs. Patience Jonathan is said to be scheming to instal Tukur’s successor.

The First Lady is said to be rooting for the appointment of the Minister of Transport, Sen. Idris Umar.

His ministry is said to be under indirect supervision of the First Lady.

However, the governors are resisting the move.

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6 Comments for “BREAKING: At last, Tukur resigns”

  1. MAX

    “No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit for doing it.”

  2. IKE

    WAYO PRESIDENT AND GREEDY MAMA PISS…

  3. Sunrise

    No condition/position is permanent.

  4. Wahab Kolawole Afolabi

    THE UMBRELLA IS IN PIECES CAN MAMA P MEND?

  5. mashood

    solder go,solder come brack no dey move.

  6. Wonder shall never end. When has MaMi water or Hippo become a member of PDP Caucus, NWC, NEC, Board of trustee etc that she will be scheming to install Tukur’s successor, well worst than that can happen in Nigeria as far as this government remains in power. PDP Governors over to you. God bless Nigeria.

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