PDP crisis: Muazu meets with IBB, Niger Governor Aliyu
The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu,took his reconciliatory mission to Minna,yesterday, conferring with former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida.
He also met with Governor Babangida Aliyu.
With Mu’azu on the Minna trip were 14 other top ranking PDP members including the PDP National Youth Leader, Alhaji Abdullahi Maibasera, former House of Representatves Speaker Ghali Na’aba and the state PDP acting chairman, Mr. Tanko Beji.
However,all members of Mu’azu’s entourage were excused from the meeting with General Babangida to enable the duo have a private and confidential chat.
The PDP national chairman and his team drove into Babangida’s premises at about 12:05pm, and immediately commenced discussion with the ex-military ruler.
The meeting lasted till 1:05pm.
General Babangida declined to talk to newsmen at the end of the meeting.
“I am not going to say a word. I am not talking,” he told reporters who had gathered at his residence.
The PDP national chairman however said that he was in Minna in furtherance of his reconciliatory initiative.
He said:”I am here in continuation of my visit to our elders and I had a fruitful meeting with the former President. It was a fruitful meeting.”
He gave no details of their discussion.
He merely said:”What we discussed is not meant for public consumption. All I can say is that we had a fruitful discussion”.
Mu’azu’s entourage later left for the private residence of Governor Aliyu for another meeting which lasted twenty minutes.