—-Says APC to start public hearing Sept 18
By Johnbosco Agbakwuru
Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai Friday said that the Minister of Women Affairs, Senator Aisha Alhassan does not believe in President Muhammadu Buhari’s political ideology and that she voted against the President during the All Progressives Congress, APC, presidential primaries.
Governor El-Rufai who is the Chairman of APC Committee on Restructuring and Federalism also disclosed that the committee will start public hearing on true federalism from 18th September and that the committee has started receiving memoranda from different segments of the society nationwide.
The Governor who stated this in an interview with the State House correspondents after he visited President Buhari said he will support the President for second tenure if he (Buhari) decides to contest the 2019 presidential election.
He said that all the supporters of the President will queue behind any person Buhari will support in 2019, adding that non of the supporters of the President has indicated interest for now to contest for the presidency in 2019.
On the reason for his presence in Villa, he said “I just came to see the President and wish him very happy Sallah arrears, I wasn’t able to go to Daura. Hours of works and interactions, today being Friday I happened to be in town and thought I should come and see him, pray with him and wish him well.”