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Mimiko, Fayose shun meeting with Jonathan

2015-04-02 11:23
President Goodluck Jonathan. (File: AFP)

Abuja -  Gov. Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo, his Ekiti state counterpart, Ayodele Fayose have boycotted a meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors in Abuja, reports PM News.

Other PDP governors that shunned the meeting which took place at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday were Governors Sule Lamido of Jigawa, Isa Yuguda (Bauchi), Babangida Aliyu (Niger), Gabriel Suswam (Benue) and Ibrahim Shema (Katsina).

Also read: PDP Governors in secret meetings with APC to defeat Jonathan

The meeting was attended by chairman of the PDP Governors’ Forum and Akwa Ibom State Governor Godswill Akpabio, Governors Emmanuel Uduaghan (Delta), Ibrahim Dankwambo (Gombe) and Ramalan Yero (Kaduna).

Other governors in attendance were Lyel Imoke (Cross River), Seriake Dickson (Bayelsa), Sullivan Chime (Enugu), Jonah Jang (Plateau), Martin Elechi (Eboyin) and Idris Wada (Kogi).

Of all the governors who shunned the meeting, only Fayose delivered his state to Jonathan in the Saturday’s presidential poll.

Read more at PM News.

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