Categories: Politics

Defection to APC: Tinubu, Ganduje, party leaders to meet with Ibrahim Shekarau

The national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in company of some members of the National Assembly and national leader of the party Bola Tinubu, is set to meet a former governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau, in his Mundubawa residence in Kano on Friday.

A terse statement posted by Salihu Tanko Yakasai, the spokesman for the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, said the governor will lead the top leaders of the party to Mr. Shekarau’s residence.

The meeting which is part of his pre-defection conditions was organized at the instance of Mr. Shekarau in order to hype up his exit and show his political relevance.

In a text message sent to Shekarau Reintegration Committee by Ubale Jakada Kiru, the meeting will hold at Zainab Hall within the former governor’s residence at 10 am.

Sule Yau Sule, Mr. Shekarau’s spokesman, on Thursday night told newsmen that the former governor will take a final decision on his political future on Saturday.

The chairman of APC in Kano, Abdullahi Abbas, on Wednesday said the return of Mr. Shekarau to the party “was a testimony that the ruling party remained the most peaceful platform where politicians irrespective of their status and background could actualize their political aspirations without impunity, injustice, and imposition.

Defection to APC: Tinubu, Ganduje, party leaders to meet with Ibrahim Shekarau was last modified: September 7th, 2018 by Politics Nigeria
Politics Nigeria

PoliticsNGR Staff

Share
Published by
Politics Nigeria
Tags: apcbreakingkano stateshekarau

Recent Posts

President Buhari advocates multilateral cooperation to check corruption, illicit funds

President Muhammadu Buhari says the issue of corruption within countries and illicit flow of funds across national boundaries can only…

4 hours ago

FRSC recruitment: FCT applicants commend screening exercise

Applicants undergoing the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) recruitment exercise into different cadres within the Corps on Tuesday, commended the …

4 hours ago

APC consensus candidates emerge for Ekiti assembly

In the run up to the 2019 general elections, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidates for the 26 Seats of…

4 hours ago

Buhari at UN urges global action on corruption, security, UN reforms

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in New York addressed world leaders at the ongoing 73rd session of the UN General Assembly,…

4 hours ago

2019: APC approves mode of primaries for states, FCT

The All Progressives Congress (APC) National Working Committee (NWC) has approved both the direct and indirect mode of primaries for…

4 hours ago

JUST IN: Aisha Buhari Finally speaks on arrest of ADC over N2.5 billion Fraud

Below is a Press Statement from the First lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, made available to PoliticsNGR, clearing the air on the…

6 hours ago