President Muhammadu Buhari has asked Ministers aspiring to be President in 2023 to resign immediately.
The President gave the quit notice at the tail end of the Federal Executive Council, while announcing the receipt of the resignation of State Minister of Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, who is seeking to be President.
He said: “I expect other members of this council seeking to be President to resign with immediate effect.”
Speaking to The Nation, a source in the cabinet said : “We were not clear if this directive will affect other ministers aspiring to be governors, Senators and House of Representatives members.
“We are expecting more clarifications soon.”