There is currently a hot battle between northeast and southeast for the job of David Babachir Lawal, the suspended secretary to government of the federation.
A tweet purported to have emerged from the son of suspended secretary to the federation, Babachir David Lawal has generated a lot of controversies on line.
Following the suspension of SGF, the most senior Permanent Secretary in the Office of the secretary to the government, Dr Habibat Lawan has become acting SGF.
The minister revealed that the decision to suspend Lawal was part of the consensus reached between the presidency and the leadership of the Nigerian Senate.
Office of Secretary to Government of the Federation has said in a statement in Abuja that Babachir David Lawal has nothing to do with award of contracts.
The SGF, Babachir David Lawal made the statement through his representative, Ahmad Halliru Lala, at a solidarity rally for the president in Adamawa state.
The group said most of the claims by the Senate Adhoc Committee were 'unfortunate lies' and, that clearly shows the indices of many undertones in the report".
It was gathered that the investigating Minister declared the sack as unlawful as findings cleared Mrs Danna, who hails from Borno state, of any wrongdoing.
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and former governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is said to be behind Lawal's emergence as SGF
National president of the CSOs Ishaku Nok said the allegations against Babachir were still unproved and therefore should not draw the condemnations it did.
Babachir Lawal who is the secretary to government of the federation has accused the Senate of trying to rubbish his name following calls for his resignation.
Professor Bolaji Akinyemi, has berated the SGF, Engineer Babachir David Lawal, for referring to delegates of the 2014 Confab as “boys”