Tobi Soniyi in Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday at Presidential Villa met separately behind closed-doors with the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo; a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Na’Abba, and a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Goerge Oguntade.
The meeting with Gbadebo which took place inside the president’s office lasted for less than an hour.
Nobody accompanied the traditional ruler to the meeting which was described as “private.”
The discussion between the president and the monarch was not made public, neither did he speak with State House correspondents at end of the meeting.
The presidency also did not issue any statement on the meeting.
After the meeting, Buhari also granted audience to a former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Na’Abba. The meeting also took place inside the president’s office.
The president later received a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice Oguntade, in his office.
No statement was issued on the agenda of the separate meetings.