ABUJA (Sundiata Post) – The head of the incoming government’s Transition Committee, Alhaji Ahmed Joda, has denied any rift with the Federal Government’s Transition Committee ahead of May 29 handover to a new administration.
Fielding questions from State House correspondents at the end of the joint committee’s meeting presided over by Vice President Namadi Sambo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, he assured that his committee was getting all the necessary cooperation from the outgoing government.
He said: “Our committee has never said to anybody that there is no cooperation, we have never said that and we are waiting for the reports, until when they come.”
Also addressing the correspondents, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, described the meeting as “fruitful and cordial.”
He said that there was no contending issue between the two committees as being speculated in some quarters.