yemi Osinbajo set to represent Buhari at an ECOWAS meeting in Niger
VP Yemi Osinbajo is to speak in place of President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Niger, where an Extraordinary ECOWAS summit is holding to audit the progressing circumstance in Guinea Bissau.
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Office of the Vice President, Laolu Akande, a tweet on his confirmed twitter handle @akandeoj, he stated: VP Osinbajo to speak to President Buhari today in Niger where an Extraordinary ECOWAS summit is holding to audit the progressing circumstance in Guinea Bissau. He will withdraw Abuja toward the beginning of today and return later today.”
There has been call for limitation and discourse to end the most recent political emergency in that West African nation.
Guinea-Bissau President Jose Mario Vaz set off the most recent heightening in a continuous power battle with the decision PAIGC (African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde) party, of which he was previously a part.
He as of late sacked Prime Minister Aristides Gomes and named a substitution from a minority ideological group.
However, Gomes has would not step down, raising strains in front of a previously postponed presidential political decision planned for November 24.
The 15-country West African provincial coalition, ECOWAS, called Gomes’ terminating “unlawful.”