- Alhaji Lai Mohammed has sought God’s guidance for the present administration
- Mohammed said this in his opening prayer at the weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council
- The defections that have hit the ruling All Progressives Congress continued on Tuesday
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's minister of Information and Culture has on Wednesday, July 8, begged God t guide the current APC administration “through the interesting times Nigeria is currently passing through.”
The minister said this during his opening prayer at the ongoing weekly meeting of the Federal Executive Council holding at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Punch reports.
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Mohammed's prayer is believed to be connected to the defections that have hit the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).
Fifteen Senators and 37 members of the House of Representatives had two weeks ago defected to the PDP as well and recently, Senate president Bukola Saraki and Governors Ahmed and Tambuwal had also defected.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had reported that National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) reportedly queried the Senate president, Bukola Saraki for allegedly producing a conducive environment for its members to defect recently.
The party’s NWC asked Saraki to respond within 48 hours to its query as to why disciplinary action should not to be taken against him for breaching article 21 of the constitution of the party.
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