Reports have indicated that the Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje accompanied his political rival and Senator representing Kano Central, Ibrahim Shekarau to his residence after attending a funeral prayer of Late Sani Dahiru Yakasai, a Kano-based businessman who died on Thursday night.
The incident became the talk of the town as it was a very unexpected development.
Naija News recalls that Ganduje and Shekarau had parted ways from the All Progressive Congress, (APC) last year after the party Congress which led to the emergence of two factional party chairmen.
Meeting during the funeral, the duo who were observing the prayer on the corpse at the Emir palace were to accompany the corpse to the cemetery when in an unexpected turn of event, the Governor offered Shekarau a lift in his car and from there drove to the Mundubawa residence of the former governor.
Upon arrival, the duo highlighted from the car and made their way into the sitting room area where they had a closed-door meeting which lasted over 30 minutes.
Unconfirmed sources told the Vanguard that the meeting could not be unconnected to the forthcoming governorship election in the state as this is the crucial matter that could bring the duo together at this material.