OrderPaperToday – For the first time since his controversial election as senate president, Bukola Saraki is coming face to face with national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Tinubu in a crucial meeting of top party leaders currently holding at the presidential villa, Abuja.
Though the agenda of the meeting is not made public, sources informed ORDERPAPER.NG that the meeting may not be unconnected with recent developments regarding the fate of the party and the recent leadership change in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, deputy speaker, Yusuf Lasun and Majority Leader of the Senate Ali Ndume are among leaders of the national assembly at the meeting.
Members of the APC hierarchy in the meeting include national chairman, Mr. John Odigie-Oyegun, former interim national chairman, Bisi Akande, former vice president Atiku Abubakar, and other leaders like Mr. Ogbonnaya Onu and Mr. Audu Ogbeh are said to be part of the meeting.
It was gathered that Senate President Saraki joined the meeting late due to the business of plenary over which he had to preside before rushing off to the villa.
We would bring you details of the meeting as are available.