Again, El-Rufai Drops Fresh Bombshell, Speaks About Buhari's Cabinet Members, Others

Again, El-Rufai Drops Fresh Bombshell, Speaks About Buhari's Cabinet Members, Others

  • There seems to be some concerns over some of the leaders who surround President Muhammadu Buhari
  • These concerns were raised by the Kaduna state governor Nasir El-Rufai who said that he doubts the capacity of those within the Presidential Villa
  • The governor, however, confirmed that he still believes in President Buhari's ability to steer the affairs of Nigeria

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The Kaduna state governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has expressed worry over the leadership capacity of some members of President Muhammadu Buhari's cabinet.

Governor El-Rufai said he no longer believes in the leadership quality of the people around President Buhari.

Governor Nasir El-Rufai, President Muhammadu Buhari, leadership, APC
Governor El-Rufai said he does not trust the capability of some of the leaders Buhari has surrounded himself with. Photo: Muhammadu Buhari
Source: Facebook

Premium Times reports that El-Rufai in an interview said while he still believes in the president, there are doubts concerning those who have surrounded him.

He said:

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“I believe in Buhari, I still do and I will never stop, but I no longer believe in the circle around him and the quality of decisions and actions coming out of that leadership."

The Kaduna state governor had earlier raised an alarm over some of the activities of leaders within the Presidential Villa.

According to El-Rufai, there are some elements within the Presidential Villa focused on ensuring the ruling All Progressives Congress loses the 2023 election.

The governor who did not mention names also described these individuals as members of the Aso Rock Cabal.

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This revelation was made by the former director-general of Bola Tinubu's 2023 presidential campaign council.

Naja'atu Muhammad also claimed that Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state has always longed to be a member of the cabal.

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In other news, the former chieftain of the All Progressives Congress had earlier been accused of spreading disinformation about the party and its presidential candidate.

Festus Keyamo alleged that Naja'atu Muhammadu travelled all the way to London to meet with Bola Tinubu in order to lobby for a position.

According to Keyamo, the APC directorate for the presidential election has always known that Muhammad was a mole within the party.


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