PDP chairman Muâ€™azu meets IBB
National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Alhaji Adamu Muâ€™azu on Friday held a closed-door meeting with former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, in continuation of his nationwide consultation with elders of the party.
Muâ€™azu, who led a 15-man team, arrived the Minna Uphill residence of the former Military President at about 12.05pm and went into a closed-door meeting, which lasted till 1.05pm.
Members on the entourage of Muâ€™azu, which included the PDP National Youth Leader, Alhaji Abdullahi Maibasera; former House of Reps Speaker Gali Naâ€™aba and the state PDP acting chairman, Tanko Beji, were excused from the meeting to enable the two leaders to have a confidential and private session.
Emerging from the meeting, Babangida declined to speak with journalists on the meeting.
The former leader bluntly told newsmen that he was not prepared to talk.
â€œI am not going to say a word. I am not talking,â€ he said.
Muazu said he was in Minna as part of his reconcilatory move and in continuation of his meeting with some elders of the party since he emerged as the chairman of the ruling party.
He said, â€œI am here in continuation of my visit to our elders and I had a fruitful meeting with the former President. It was a fruitful meeting.â€
Muâ€™azu, while declining to give details of the meeting, said, â€œWhat we discussed is not meant for public consumption. All I can say is that we had a fruitful discussionâ€.
He also met with the Niger State governor, Dr. Babangida Aliyu.