Last week Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari released over forty names as ministerial nominees for his cabinet with no nomination from the FCT.
Associate Professor of Journalism & Emerging Media at Kennesaw State University, Georgia Dr. Farooq Kperogi, has taken to his twitter page to make some strong allegations. These allegations he said were from four different, dependable, and independent sources. He said the sources don’t know each other but are close to the corridors of power.
Dr. Farooq Kperogi who is also a columnist with the Nigerian Tribune and author of Glocal English & grammar buff said Babatunde Raji Fashola was personally penciled down by the president while other slots were auctioned off to the highest bidder.
Read all his tweets below:
1.Ministership for Sale: Up to N2.5b Per Slot–THREAD I declined to comment on the ministerial list Buhari sent to the Senate for 2 reasons: I was deeply distraught by what I heard about the process that produced it & I wanted to confirm the info from trustworthy people who should
2.know. Four different, dependable, and independent sources who don’t know each other but who’re close to the corridors of power were eerily united in telling me that except for a few ministerial nominations (notably those of Adamu Adamu, Ali Isa Pantami, Mohammed Musa Bello, Raji