Saraki in closed-door meeting with Obasanjo in Ogun
Former Senate President Bukola Saraki paid a visit to former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State, on Monday.
Saraki came to the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) Penthouse residence in Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, for a closed-door meeting with the ex-President.
Saraki’s visit with Obasanjo might be related to his Peoples Democratic Party presidential bid in 2023. (PDP).
The former Kwara State Governor is one of the PDP’s northern elders’ consensus candidates.
He is expected to meet with PDP delegates in Ogun State after his meeting with Obasanjo.
In other news, a Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday refused to grant a restraining order requested by the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele against the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, on his presidential ambition.
Emefiele had, through his counsel, Mike Ozekhome SAN, applied for an order of status quo ante bellum to be made against INEC and AGF so that he would not be made to resign from office until 30 days to the general election.