- For reasons not yet known to journalists, the minister of health, Osagie Ehanire, was embarrassed at Eagle Square on Saturday, March 26
- The embarrassment came from Edo delegates who were at the state's stand designated for them for the APC convention
- Stunned at the actions of the delegates, Ehanire queitly left the place with his aides to the vice president's stand
Eagle Square, Abuja - The minister of health, Dr. Osage Ehanire, was not given a friendly reception by Edo delegates around the state stand at Eagle Square, the venue of All Progressives Congress (APC) national convention.
The Nation reports that delegates sent away Ehanire from the stand designated for the state at the arena.
It was gathered that the minister, who was rather stunned by the action of the delegates left with his aides to the VIP stand.
Meanwhile, with the heavy fanfare that had taken over the national convention of the APC, banners and posters bearing the names and photographs of key figures in the present administration have flooded the venue of the event.
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The APC national convention was taking place that at the Eagle Square in Abuja after several crisis which rocked the party were settled.
The convention is expected to see to the emergence of key officials that would steer the activities of the party ahead of the 2023 general election and beyond.
However, aspirants with ambition for key position in Nigeria are also using the opportunity to create awareness as well as campaign to bring their political career to limelight.
Legit.ng's Nnenna Ibeh who is physically at the venue reports that some of these individuals include the vice president of Nigeria, Yemi Osinbajo, who although was yet to make a public declaration of his presidential ambition have supporters all over the country clamouring for his to indicate interest to run for number one seat.
Another person was the current governor of Ebonyi state, David Umahi. At the convention venue, posters and heavy banners with the face of Umahi could be seen at every corner of the Eagle Square.
Same applies with the governor of the Central Bank of Nigerian, Godwin Emefiele, who has a big banner spread in almost every corner of the venue.