Buhari, Saraki, Dogara, APC Leaders in Closed-door Meeting


Tobi Soniyi in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari wednesday met behind closed doors with some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

The meeting had the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara and the National Chairman of APC, John Odegie-Oyegun, in attendance.

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari and the Senate Leader, Ali Ndume, were also in the meeting.

Also at the meeting were the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, and former Minister of Information, Tony Momoh.

APC Deputy National Chairman North, Shuaibu Lawali, and the Deputy National Chairman South, Segun Oni were also in the meeting.

Though the agenda was not disclosed, it is believed to have trappings on some contemporary issues which included the 2016 budget, the menace of Fulani herdsmen, among others.

The meeting was still in progress at the time of filing this report.