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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday distanced himself from the removal of Imo State governor, Emeka Ihedioha, on Tuesday.
Osinbajo said he did not discuss any matter relating to the governorship appeal with Ihedioha before the Supreme Court sacked him as the governor of the state.
The Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice President, Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a tweet on his Twitter handle – @akandeoj.
A seven-man panel of the Supreme Court led by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Tanko Muhammad, had on Tuesday unanimously declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the duly elected governor of Imo State.