Abubakar Atiku, Seyi Makinde in a private meeting with Obasanjo

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Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party and governor-elect in Oyo state, Seyi Makinde had a separate closed-door meeting with ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, Ogun state.

Atiku was reported to have arrived at Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) around 1pm. The meeting was confirmed by Kehinde Akinyemi, Obasanjo’s media aide. The meeting was said to be private.

According to a source, it was revealed that Atiku had come to seek advice from the ex-president on what to do after his loss at the poll.

Two hours after Atiku left, Makinde and Obasanjo had another private meeting. Based on report, Makinde arrived Obasanjo’s residence around 4pm and headed straight to Obasanjo’s inner room.

After a while, the duo had another meeting with PDP’s chieftain’s, which includes chief Olabode George, the ex deputy chairman (South) of the party.

Obasanjo’s media aide stated that his boss warned Makinde, the governor elect in Oyo state against a selfish administration. The statement quoted
Please, run a government that will make them ask ‘Where has this type of government been all this years in Oyo State ?’ You must give them something positive; you must give them good democracy and not that one my younger brothers will call pocketing democracy .”

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