After Meeting OBJ, Tinubu Holds Closed-door Talk With APC Governors

After Meeting OBJ, Tinubu Holds Closed-door Talk With APC Governors

  • Less than 24 hours after Bola Ahmed Tinubu meet with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Ogun, he is another meeting attended by APC governors
  • The meeting, as reported by journalists, was held in Abuja, although the agenda of the meeting is yet unknown
  • Currently, the ruling party is facing issues in its camp over the Muslim-Muslim ticket in preparation for the 2023 presidential election

Abuja - Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is in a closed-door meeting with governors on the platform of the party.

Punch reports that the venue of Tinubu's meeting with APC governors on Wednesday, August 18, is Abuja.

Bola Tinubu
The meeting was held in Abuja (Photo: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu)
Source: Facebook

The crucial meeting is coming less than 24 hours after Jagaban met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun state capital.

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Although nothing is known about the agenda of this meeting it may not be far from the APC's preparation for the coming presidential election in 2023.

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Meanwhile, Tinubu met with some governors from the party at his residence in Lagos on Monday, August 1.

Kassim Shettima, Tinubu’s running mate, was also present during the meeting.

Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state, Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state, Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state, Mohammed Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa state, and Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state were among the APC governors in attendance at the meeting.

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The APC vice presidential candidate and former governor of Borno state, Kashim Shettima, explained the purpose of the meeting.

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"My principal, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and I met with the Progressive Governors Forum last night in Lagos to finalize the composition of the Presidential campaign council of the All Progressives Congress in preparation for the commencement of campaigns," he said in a Facebook post sighted by on Tuesday.

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In another report, Dr Betta Edu, the national women leader of the APC, had assured that the party's presidential candidate, Tinubu, would secure the majority of votes in Cross River state in 2023.


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