Representative Abdullahi Adamu, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, again met with previous President Goodluck Jonathan in front of the official essential of the APC charged for Sunday, The PUNCH reports.
The gathering, it was learnt, went before a conversation among Jonathan and Mamman Daura, the powerful nephew of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.).
The gathering among Jonathan and Adamu, it was learnt, occurred at Jonathan’s Abuja home last week and gone on for around four hours.
An APC tribal leader let The PUNCH know that conversations were all the while continuous and that the party was available to permitting Jonathan to challenge.
“The photograph of Mamman Daura and Jonathan was taken in Jonathan’s home. It was really Mammand Daura that went to visit Jonathan. Additionally, the public administrator visited Jonathan two times the week before. He met Jonathan late at night and they talked till around 1am. The visit was for around four hours.
“Conversations are as yet continuous and for that reason the APC will permit Jonathan to confront the screening despite the fact that he didn’t present his structure in front of the cutoff time,” he said.
The PUNCH had announced that Jonathan would possibly join the official race assuming he gets the confirmation that he will be embraced by the President and picked as the agreement competitor.
“Jonathan is a rookie in the APC. He has no agents of his own. You don’t anticipate that he should challenge straightforwardly against Bola Tinubu, Yemi Osinbajo and others. He will get himself in a position for rout on the off chance that he does that,” said another APC tribal leader.
Endeavors to get a reaction from Adamu demonstrated failed as he neither answered calls nor an instant message on Wednesday.
Jonathan’s representative, Ikechukwu Eze, additionally didn’t answer calls.
The PUNCH reports that the National Secretary of the APC, Suleman Argungu, had said that Jonathan and other people who had neglected to present their official structures would in any case be permitted to confront the screening.
The public administrator had additionally demanded Wednesday that the quantity of wannabes stayed 28.