The Chairman, Senate Committee on Culture and Tourism, Matthew Urhoghide, and Senator Shehu Sani, who chairs the ad-hoc committee on North East crisis have all applauded President Muhammadu Buhari for suspending Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir David Lawal.
Mrs. Sally Mbanefo, the Director General of the Nigeria Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), has been sacked.
According to a source, the Director General has been asked to handover the affairs of NTDC to the next most senior officer.
Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir David Lawal, yesterday, failed to show up at an investigative hearing to explain how his office spent the N12 billion allocated for internally displaced persons, IDPs, and the North-East.
SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
The new Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir David Lawal said on Monday that the appointments so far made by the present administration were not based on any primordial sentiments.