- The All Progressives Congress (APC) has spoken on the reinstatement of Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the presidential task force on pension reforms into service
- APC described the incident as a huge embarrassment to the ruling party
- The party maintained that it is unbelievable that such a thing could happen
The All Progressives Congress said reinstatement of Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the presidential task force on pension reforms into the federal civil service was an embarrassment to the federal government.
Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, the national publicity secretary of the party, made this known while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday, October 24, in Abuja.
Guardian reports that Abdullahi stated that the development was unacceptable and also embarrassing to the party.
He said: “We are all shocked like any other person. It is almost unbelievable that such a thing can happen.
“However, we are all delighted that President Muhammadu Buhari has taken very decisive punitive action against those that are involved.
“We are also delighted that he has ordered full scale investigation into the circumstances that led to this individual to be reinstated into the public office.’’
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Abudullahi also said APC believed that those who were part or found to be part of the development would face appropriate consequences.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that Nigerian governors in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party had taken a swipe at the government of the APC over the alleged scandals that rocked the administration of President Buhari.
The governors said the series of scandals that have so far rocked the current administration have become embarrassing.
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