Nationwide Commotion As APC Governors Storm Aso Rock, Set To ‘Force’ President Buhari To Declare For The 2019 Presidency

By Post Nigeria April 3, 2018 15:18

Nationwide Commotion As APC Governors Storm Aso Rock, Set To ‘Force’ President Buhari To Declare For The 2019 Presidency

Emerging report reveals that State Governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, are currently meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, in their bid to pressure him to seek re-election in 2019.

Recall, that the Governors had on February 22, met behind closed-doors with Buhari, after which the President pledged to address the nation on whether he will seek re-election in 2019, soon.

The Chairman of the APC Governors Forum, Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, who spoke to State House Correspondents on the outcome of the February meeting, had said that the President was to address the Caucus of the APC on the matter.

“We discussed so many issues that affect the nation, our party and Mr. President’s ambition to run for the 2019 elections.

“Anyhow, Mr. President in his usual manner has requested that we give him time, and that he will address the nation and the Caucus of the party very soon.

“So, we should be full of expectations that Mr. President will make officially known to Nigerians his intentions.

“But we hope that his response will be in line with what the Governors are thinking’’, Governor Rochas Okorocha had said after the February meeting.