Buhari meets with Osinbajo, Saraki, 4 governors, Reps loyalist

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki and four All Progressives Congress (APC) governors at the State House, Abuja.

The APC governors at the meeting included Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, Aminu Masari of Katsina, Abdul aziz Yari of Zamfara and Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun.

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ekiti Governor-elect, Dr Kayode Fayemi, also attended the meeting which lasted for about 45 minutes.

When asked the purpose and outcome of the meeting, Mr Saraki and the governors declined comments.

President Muhammadu Buhari also meet with members of the parliamentary support group comprising of his supporters in the House of Representatives.

The meeting is holding inside the conference hall of the office of the wife of the president, at the Aso Rock Villa, Abuja.

Members of the support group are from the House of Representatives and are led by Kano lawmaker, Abdulmumin Jibrin.

Those attending the meeting apart from the lawmakers include the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari; Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami; and the national chairman of the governing All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole.