APC Southwest Meeting: Mild Drama As Aregbesola Refuses To Sit Beside Omisore
There was mild drama when the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola arrived with the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo in the same vechicle but refused to sit near the National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Iyiola Omisore, NewsBeatng gathered.
Sources informed NewsBeatng that it took the intervention of former governor of Ogun state, Aremo Olusegun Osoba who told the Minister to seat anywhere convenient for him.
It was gathered that before the arrival of Osinbajo, an advanced security was sent to comb the Lagos State House Marina as the Vice President was said to have claimed that he was not sure of his security at the place.
There are strong indications that the meeting would be long night because of the serious issues that are expected to be discussed by the attendees.
Those at the high-powered meeting were Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Governor Kayode Fayemi and Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, Governof Gboyega Oyetola, Dapo Abiodun, Rotimi Akeredolu, Minister of Trade and Investment, Otunba Niyi Adebayo, Minister of Works, Babatunde Fashola and other APC Southwest leaders.
Chief Bisi Akande and Aremo Olusegun Osoba were said to have called the meeting last week to meet presidential aspirants under the APC Platform from South West.