- Lauretta Onochie accuses Saraki and Tambuwal of allegedly relying on a fake report reportedly paid for by the PDP to Cambridge Analytica about Buhari’s health
- The Senate president hits executive, accuses it of delaying submission of INEC's budget
An aide to the president on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has said Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto state and Senate president Bukola Saraki are angry with Bola Tinubu because the APC chieftain told them the undiluted truth about their defections from the ruling party.
Legit.ng had earlier reported that APC national leader, Bola Tinubu, on Sunday, August 19, said that defectors who left the party wanted automatic tickets and sharing of the national wealth which the governing APC could not guarantee.
He said that Senate president Bukola Saraki and Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, among others left the APC because the party could not offer them what they wanted
Backing Tinubu’s claims, Onochie in a tweet on Monday, August 20, accused Saraki and Tambuwal of relying on a fake report allegedly paid for by the PDP to Cambridge Analytica about Buhari’s health.
She said contrary to the report, the president has continues to live and will not die.
Meanwhile, Senate president Bukola Saraki, on Sunday, August 19, lambasted the executive arm of the government for allegedly submitting the Independent National Electoral Commission’s budget for 2019 general elections late.
Saraki, who accused the executive of lack of foresight, made the statement through his special adviser on new media, Olu Onemola, while reacting to the allegation by Muhammadu Buhari Media Organisation that the Senate intentionally delayed the approval of the INEC budget, Punch reports.
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