Osibanjo comes for critics: ‘President Buhari handed over to me’
The Ag. president Yemi Osibanjo has addressed the speculations making rounds that President Buhari did not properly hand over power to him.
Replying a Twitter user who questioned the ‘hand over’ the professor said that the President did transfer power to him and that he had sent a letter to the Senate in compliance with S.145 (1) of the 1999 Constitution (as amended). He has however deleted this tweet…
Note: That section of the constitution reads: “Whenever the President transmits to the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives a written declaration that he is proceeding on vacation or that he is otherwise unable to discharge the functions of his office, until he transmits to them a written declaration to the contrary such functions shall be discharged by the Vice-President as Acting President.”