2023 Election: Tinubu Meets APC Governors, Chairman, Others
The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu is currently in a meeting with all the party’s governors ahead of the presidential and national assembly 2023 election.
The meeting which involves Senator Abdullahi Adamu, the National Chairman of the APC, Tinubu, over ten APC governors, and other chieftains of the party is said to be part of the last phase of the in-house briefing of the party ahead of the 2023 election scheduled for February 25.
The governors of Plateau, Nasarawa, Niger, Kaduna, and Kogi were present for the meeting, which got underway at around 2:35 p.m. on Sunday in the National Working Committee (NWC) Hall of the party National Secretariat.
Also, the governors of Imo and Katsina, and those of Gombe, Yobe, Zamafara, Ekiti, Lagos, and Jigawa attended the meeting.
In the same vein, Otunba Iyiola Omisore, the national secretary, Senator Aba Kiyari, the vice national chairman for the north, and Chief Emma Enekwu, the vice national chairman for the south, the former chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole were also present.
In his message to those present in the meeting, the governor of Kebbi and the head of the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF), Atiku Bagudu who was absent due to ‘travelling issues’, said: “I am happy with the response so far and it is my understanding that more of our members are still on their way coming.
“You will recall the recent developments that have necessitated the need for this invitation.
“We do not want to sit in judgment or anybody regarding where we are today in the country as it affects our great party.
“I thought the best thing to do is to get all those who are holding forte in their respective positions and who were elected on the platform of the party to get together and have some interaction so that we can have a better or a better understanding of what situation we are in.
“That is the essence of this invitation. And it is my pleasure to welcome you most sincerely to this interaction.”