President Buhari reportedly sacks Babachir Lawal


There are media reports that President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the Secretary to the Federal Government, Mr. Babachir Lawal as the Chairman of the Presidential Committee on the Reconstitution of Federal Government Boards of Parastatals, Agencies and Commissions.

Mr. Babachir Lawal was recommended for sacking after the Senate said it investigated some fraudulent activities linked to a company he is a director in.

Babachir Lawal is still the Secretary to the federal government. President Buhari had before the New Year celebration called for an investigation into the activities of Lawal.

He has refused to step down while the ongoing investigation is been carried out. Neither the presidency nor the presidential media and publicity team has confirmed nor deny the information.