17 April 2018

Nigeria: Secondus, Others Visit IBB in Minna

Minna — The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, yesterday, led the National Working Committee (NWC) on a visit to former military president, retired General Ibrahim Babangida, in Minna.

The delegation was also at the residence of a former member of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the party and late governor of Niger State, Alhaji Abdulkadir Abdullahi Kure, where they condoled with his widow, Senator Zainab Kure.

The delegation was said to have arrived at Minna airport via a chartered flight and driven in a motorcade to the uphill residence of the former leader.

Sources at the residence told Daily Trust that the delegation met with Babangida behind closed doors alongside members of the Niger State Working Committee of the PDP, led by the chairman, Alhaji Tanko Beji.

General Babangida, according to the source, thumbed up the NWC for working tirelessly to reconcile aggrieved members of the party and repositioning it ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Chief Secondus was said to have briefed General Babangida about developments in the party and the plans for the Osun and Ekiti states governorship elections.


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