Bola Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Tuesday, met with former President Goodluck Jonathan.
Tinubu was accompanied to Jonathan’s residence within the federal capital territory (FCT) by Kashim Shettima, APC vice-presidential candidate; Dapo Abiodun, governor of Ogun; Simon Lalong, governor of Plateau; and Bello Matawalle, governor of Zamfara, amongst others.
Aside from an image that surfaced on-line following the assembly, particulars of what was mentioned aren’t but identified.
Tinubu, Kashim Shettima and APC Governors with Goodluck Jonathan At the moment at his resident. pic.twitter.com/S9znNd3qnL
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In current instances, APC stalwarts have made efforts to woo the previous president to the ruling social gathering.
In April, supporters of the previous president — who’s a member of the Peoples Democratic Occasion (PDP) — besieged his dwelling in Abuja, calling on him to contest the 2023 presidential election.
In response, Jonathan stated: “You’re calling me to come back and declare for the subsequent election. I can’t inform you I’m declaring. The political course of is ongoing. Simply be careful.”
A couple of days later, a northern coalition purchased the APC presidential expression of curiosity and nomination types for Jonathan, however he turned down the gesture and denied approving the acquisition.
The previous president additionally failed to indicate up for the screening train of presidential candidates of the ruling social gathering.