Osinbajo Meets APC Senators Over 2023 Presidency.
Reports have surfaced about a meeting on Tuesday between Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and Senators on the Platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Osinbajo publicly informed the Senate APC caucus on his presidential ambitions and requested their support.
The briefing, which was part of Osinbajo’s meetings with key stakeholders, took place over Iftar supper at his official house, Aguda House within the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The meeting was place behind closed doors, but the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, who escorted the APC senators to the Villa, informed reporters what happened.
According to Ahmad Lawan, the APC Senators had Iftar dinner with His Excellency, the Vice President, and then they had a brief discussion on the government and the Vice President’s announcement to run for the president.
When pressed further, Lawan stated p redictably, the Vice President informed them that he had indicated his interest and that he wanted to discuss with the Senate APC caucus.
Lawan stated that Osinbajo wanted them to hear from his mouth, which they did, and that the Vice President was requesting their help in any way they could at the right moment, and that they wished the Vice President well in this endeavor.
The Senate President, on the other hand, stated that he wanted to assure everyone that the Senate APC caucus, as well as the National Assembly APC caucus, will continue to work very hard for their great party, the APC, to continue to provide services to Nigerians and also work hard to ensure that by 2023, the next administration is an APC administration at the center and majority of the States in the country will be APC, by the Grace of God.