Reason Behind Alhassan Outburst
By: Tunde Ogunmola
Fresh fact has emerged as to why Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Senator Aisha Alhassan openly declared her support for former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar which has attracted wide condemnation from All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwarts across the country.
Reliably sources within the seat of power revealed to Happenings.com.ng that Alhassan popularly called Mama Taraba unguarded statement was prompted by the impending cabinet shake up to be carried out by President Muhammadu Buhari very soon.
According to the sources, Mama Taraba is among those ministers that have been penciled down for sack for poor performance and haven gotten wind of her imminent sack, this, sources said promoted her to quickly fly a kite to create a political explanation for her exit from President Buhari’s administration.
It would be recalled that Alhassan recently declared her support for Atiku Abubakar, saying that if the Turaki of Adamawa decides to contest for 2019 presidential election, he will have her full support.