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Nothing Can Stop Handover To Tinubu/ Shetima On May 29th -FG



The federal government of Nigeria has said that nothing can stop the smooth handover to President-elect Tinubu and Shetima come May 29th irrespective of the court case against the election.

This is according to the statement made by the secretary to the government of the federation SGF Boss Mustapha on Wednesday while addressing newsmen in Abuja.

According to Boss Mustapha,all the necessary arrangements needed for the smooth and effortless handover, including the refurbishment of the offices of the president and deputy President-elect has all been completed and is waiting for the date and time.

Mustapha who is also the Chairman of the Transition Committee, maintained that litigation would not stop the hand-over ceremony from taking place.

He said, “The committee has been active and the refurbishment of offices for the President and Vice-President elect has been completed.

“The facility at the Defence House is ready. Security personnel of the Department of State Services and the Nigerian Police Force have also been deployed to the President and Vice-President elect.

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“Protocol officers have also been assigned to both the President-elect andVice-President-elect from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Intelligence Agency.

“All the security sub-committee had been saddled with the responsibility to ensure no one truncates the hand-over ceremony.

“All litigation, whether resolved or not, will not in any way stop the process. The President is not spending a day extra in office. The security committee has the responsibility to ensure that nothing happens to truncate the transition process.

Nigerians are very law-abiding people.”Whoever has lost an election, there are provided avenues for those people to make whatever legal inquiry they want to make but the process would continue unabated.

“We would not create another constitutional crisis. On May 29, the hand-over will take place.” Mustapha concluded

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