Reactions have trailed the planned meeting between the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and former President Olusegun Obasanjo.
Naija News earlier reported that the former Governor of Lagos State would meet with Obasanjo in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital this afternoon.
The meeting between Tinubu and Obasanjo is part of the move of the APC National Leader to actualise his presidential ambition in 2023.
The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State, Kunle Somorin, revealed this in a statement made available to newsmen on Wednesday morning.
According to Somorin, the APC presidential candidate after meeting Obasanjo would address the people of the state at the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Abeokuta.
The statement reads, “Learnt that the Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will be visiting Abeokuta, Ogun State today, Wednesday, August 17, 2022.
“He’s scheduled to visit President Olusegun Obasanjo at 10.00 am and address the people at the MKO Abiola Int’l Stadium immediately after.”
However, some Nigerians have taken to the micro-blogging platform, Twitter to express their opinion on the scheduled meeting between the two leaders.
Below are some of the reactions.
@SelfAdulation wrote: “Game changer I habe known OBJ will turn up for BAT since 2020 I won’t say another man who is from the North who will still turn up.”
@IdrissGumsa wrote: “May the meeting yield fruitful result”
@Ibiphil wrote: “He go tell una the story soon, OBJ no get choice.”
@my_politicalhub wrote: “Tinubu To Meet Obasanjo Over Presidential Bid Today. Mad o!”
@ZinoMulla wrote: “Tinubu To Meet Obasanjo Over Presidential Bid Today. There are no permanent friends or foes in politics.”
@kayrayhann wrote: “Hmmm, politicics na your mate? It can humble anybody!!!! No permanent friend or foe in that profession of politics!!!!!”
@EzenwokoMiracl1 wrote: “Do the meeting translates to endorsement? See how bats are flying!”
@HoneyteeG wrote: “Hmmm, political physics. The permutations of the calculations is beyond sentimental noise.”
This article was originally published on Naija News