ABUJA, NOVEMBER 21, 2016 – President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met behind closed doors with the outgoing Ondo State Governor, Olusegun Mimiko.
The duo met briefly on Friday when the President visited Akure, Ondo State capital, for the All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship campaign rally.
Monday’s meeting lasted about 30 minutes.
The governor declined to speak with State House correspondents at the end of the meeting.
The Ondo State governorship election takes place on November 26 and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is currently enmeshed in crisis with several candidates including billionaire businessman, Jimoh Ibrahim and one Eyitayo Jegede, laying claim to the party ticket for the election.