Former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida, former President Olusegun Obasanjo, and other senior Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) officials met at a meeting in Minna on Tuesday, August 17.
Leadership newspaper reports that PDP national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, former Senate president, Abubakar Bukola Saraki; Akwa Ibom state governor Emmanuel Udom; former governor of Anambra state, Peter Obi and Senator Ben Obi were part of the meeting.
Shortly after Obasanjo arrived in Minna for the 80th birthday celebration of Babangida, he led other dignitaries into the meeting which was held behind closed doors.
Obasanjo was said to have arrived in the hilltop mansion of the former military president at about 9 am went into the closed-door session with other dignitaries like former minister of Defence, Gen Aliyu Gusau (rtd) and General Aliyu Akilu (rtd).
Daily Sun newspaper reports that there was a beehive of activities at the hilltop mansion of Babangida during his birthday celebrations.
The report noted that as early as 7:00 am, friends, associates, well-wishers, and family friends were trooping into the house in solidarity with the retired general.
Moreover, Saraki on his Facebook page spoke on how he and some notable Nigerians who were present in Minna celebrated with IBB