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Buhari meets Bola Tinubu in London

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday met behind closed doors with chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, in London.

The President’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Alhaji Bashir Ahmad, made this known on his tweeter handle, @BashirAhmad, in Abuja. The presidential aide posted thus: “President Muhammadu Buhari receives National leader of our great party, the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu (Jagaba) today in London.’’

Buhari, who is on official visit to London had on Wednesday met with the Archbishop of Canterbury, His Grace Justin Welby in London where he explained why he declared his intention to run for another term in office.

The President had on April 9, 2018, during the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) declared his intention to seek re-election in 2019.

He had said, “I declared before leaving home because Nigerians were talking too much about whether I would run or not.

“So, I felt I should break the ice. We have many things to focus on, like security, agriculture, economy, anti-corruption, and many others.

“We needed to concentrate on them, and politics should not be a distraction. “The majority of Nigerians appreciate what we are doing, and that is why I am re-contesting,’’ President Buhari told the Archbishop.

While in Britain, the president is billed to hold discussions on Nigeria – British relations with Prime Minister Mrs Theresa May, prior to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meetings scheduled for April 18 to 20.

The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, had earlier disclosed that: “The President will also meet the Chief Executive Officer of Royal Dutch Plc, Mr Ben van Beurden in connection with Shell and other partners’ plan to invest $15billion in Nigeria’s oil industry.

“These investment ventures will lay the foundation for the next 20 years production and domestic gas supply, bringing with it all the attendant benefits both to the economy and the wider society.”

Shehu said that further meetings had also been scheduled for the President to see some prominent British and Nigerians residing in Britain.


  1. Dolapo Dolapo April 16, 2018

    Tinubu is saying this in his mind see this stupid goat that suppose been dead and we take over power easily n Buhari in his mind stupid dark yoruba think am stupid I will show you people small small even if Na machine will dey my body I rule Nigeria for another 4 years

  2. SBee SBee April 16, 2018

    What are they laughing at sef … Am sure they are laughing at all the money they claim they have recovered and they still look like unfed guinea fowls. Rubbish leaders. If I hear say you enter for next term

  3. Anu Anu April 16, 2018

    Come and rule your country Oga.. You are there receiving people as if that’s your territory

  4. Henry Chika Henry Chika April 16, 2018

    If bola tinibu is a woman buhari would have impregnated him,… He’s the prototypic Fulani whore.
    The Fulani’s have raped him repeatedly so much that they passed him around like a cheap piece of meat

  5. Tobi Abiodun Tobi Abiodun April 16, 2018

    They will tell these two yeyes ” oya laugh. We are taking picture”, then they will laugh. All for the gram. May Nigerians never suffer affliction from them again.

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