WHEN TINUBU AND EL RUFAI MEETS, SEE PIX

Raymond Mordi, HIS friends – and foes – credit him with superlative skills in running with the hare and hunting with the hounds. Some call it duplicity; others say it is pure tact. Whichever way he is viewed, Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai surely knows how to plunge into a controversy and hurriedly waddle his way out of it. That was what came into the minds of many yesterday as His Excellency exchanged pleasantries with All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. They shook hands and talked for…

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EL RUFAI: I WAS APPROACHED TO JOIN IN DESTROYING TINUBU

By Muhammad Sabiu Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai, on Friday, claimed that some unnamed people asked him to join in a plot to destroy All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, Senator Bola Tinubu. Governor el-Rufai stated this while he was playing host to 121 members-elect of the House of Representatives who were on a consultation tour of the North West on Friday at the Government House in Kaduna. The governor was invited to deliver a lecture in Lagos last month on godfatherism, where he said that he had an answer to…

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EL RUFAI HITS TINUBU AGAIN OVER LAGOS GODFATHERISM, SAYS I HAVE NO REGRETS SAYING WHAT I SAID

Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai. The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, Monday said he feels no remorse nor need for apology for his comment on defeating the Lagos State godfathers.“I have no apology. I don’t apologise for my views. I don’t need to explain anything to anyone. This is a democracy,” El-Rufai said after meeting President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja. “If anyone feels offended by that; that’s his business, not my business,” he added. El-Rufai was met with a tidal wave of criticism from party members and…

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