- Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting with former PDP chairman Ali Modu Sheriff
- Sheriff was reported to have been approached by the APC stakeholders in the state to rejoin their fold
- APC national chairman, John Oyegun is also at the meeting
Former governor of Borno state, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, is currently meeting with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.
Daily Trust reports that Sheriff, a former member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who was until recently the chairman of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP), arrived Osinbajo's office at about 3:30pm.
NAIJ.com gathered that Sheriff was reported to have been approached by the APC stakeholders in the state to rejoin their fold; a report that had been described as untrue by the Borno APC coalition.
Osinbajo went into the closed-door meeting with Sheriff shortly after presiding over a meeting of the National Economic Management Team.
The national chairman of the All Progressives Congress, John Odigie-Oyegun later joined Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in meeting with Senator Ali Modu Sheriff.
Oyegun arrived the Vice President's Office at exactly 4.45pm.
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The details of the meeting remain sketchy as the time of filing this report.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had previously reported that the Borno state chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) rejected the alleged planned move of Senator Ali Modu-Sheriff back to the ruling party, New Telegraph reports.
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