The Minister of Communication, Adebayo Shittu, has been screened out of the Oyo state APC governorship primaries for not possessing the NYSC certificates.
Recall that final week, it was broadly reported the Minister’s failure to take part within the obligatory one-year scheme when he graduated from the Obafemi Awolowo College in 1978. After graduating from the Nigerian Legislation Faculty in 1979 at 25, Adebayo as an alternative of registering for the obligatory one yr scheme, ran for a seat within the Oyo state Home of Meeting and received.
The Nationwide Working Committee of the APC, took the choice to display screen him out primarily based on the report of the get together’s Governorship Aspirants Screening Committee.
The get together has also screened out the Minister of Girls Affairs, Senator Aisha Alhassan, from the Taraba state governorship race. No cause was given. Alhassan had been the get together’s governorship candidate in Taraba State through the 2015 basic elections.