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Saraki Absent As Buhari Meets With APC Senators In Abuja (Photos)

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All Progressives Congress members have all met with President Muhammadu Buhari with the Senate President missing.
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki was conspiciously absent as President Muhammadu Buhari met with senators from the ruling All Progressives Congress in Abuja yesterday.

According to reports, Saraki is believed to be hobnobbing with the Peoples Democratic Party as plans for him to join the party thickens. Senator Shehu Sani from Kaduna, who has been hinting of his exit was also present.

Others APC senators who attended the meeting include Sen. Adamu Aleiro, Bala Ibn Na-Allah, Aliyu Wamako, Ibrahim Gobir, Kabiru Marafa and Abu Ibrahim, Kabiru Gaya, Barau Jibrin, Abdullahi Gumel, Ahmed Lawan, Ali Ndume, Abubakar Kyari, Baba Kaka Garbai, Aliyu Abdullahi, David Umaru and Abdullahi Adamu.

The others are: Sen. George Akume, Francis Alimekhina, Andrew Uchendu, Magnus Abe, Ovie Omo-Agege, John Enoh, Nelson Effiong, Andy Uba, Sunny Ugboji, Hope Uzodinma, Ben Uwajimogu, Yusuf Abubakar and Oluremi Tinub were also in attendance.

Other senators in the meeting were Gbenga Ashafa, Solomon Adeola, Tayo Alasoadura, Ajayi Boroffice , Yele Omogunwa, Fatima Rasaki, Olanrewaju Tejuoso and Yahaya Abdullahi.

Senators Tejuoso and Akanbi and Sani also reunited with the party they had earlier left.

Also at the meeting was Senator Adesoji Akanbi, Oyo South, who Saraki also claimed had joined the PDP. He emphatically denied the list of defectors as dubious the following day, saying he remains a member of the APC.

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His showing up at the meeting with President Buhari affirmed his faith in the APC.

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