Pulse.ng logo
Go

nPDP Osinbajo meets Saraki, Dogara, others as mass defection looms in APC

VP Osinbajo meets Saraki, Dogara, Tambuwal, other nPDP members as mass defection looms in the APC ahead of the 2019 elections.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
Osinbajo meets Saraki, Dogara, other nPDP members as mass defection looms in the APC. play

Osinbajo meets Saraki, Dogara, other nPDP members as mass defection looms in the APC.

(Senate President Media Office)
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Senate President Bukola Saraki and other members of the new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP) bloc in the All Progressives Congress (APC) are in a meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo over looming defection rumours.

The nPDP bloc had expressed displeasure over alleged marginalization by the leadership of the APC since the party took over power in 2015.

The meeting holding today, Monday, May 28, 2019, is expected to resolve some of the grievances between the nPDP members and the federal government.

Osinbajo meets Saraki, Dogara, other nPDP members as mass defection looms in the APC. play

Osinbajo meets Saraki, Dogara, other nPDP members as mass defection looms in the APC.

(Senate President Media Office)

 

The meeting which is currently taking place at the Akinnola Aguda House has in attendance Speaker Yakubu Dogara, Governor Aminu Tambuwal, Governor Abdulfatai Ahmed, Musa Rabiu Kwakwanso, Banabas Gemade, Danjuma Goje, Admiral Murtala Nyako, amongst others.

ALSO READ: Is the APC falling apart before our eyes?

In FG delegation are Lawal Shuaib, AGF Abubakar Malami, Ade Ipaye, Natonal Security Adviser, APC deputy chairman amongst others.

The group had, through its leader, Kawu Baraje, issued a seven-day ultimatum to meet President Muhammadu Buhari which was unsuccessful owing to the President’s medical vacation.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Nigeria?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2349055172167, Social Media @pulsenigeria247: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng. More information here.