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Buhari, Kwankwaso shun APC caucus meeting

12 November 2014, 18:27

Abuja - A meeting called on Tuesday by some leaders from the north as part of efforts towards building a consensus over the presidential ticket of the All Progressives Congress failed to make headway, reports ThisDay.

Party leaders present at the meeting could not reach any agreement as some of the presidential aspirants failed to turn up but sent representatives.

The meeting, which was convened under the auspices of the APC northern caucus was to ensure that the intra party crisis does not erupt after the end of the selection process for the presidential candidate.

Also read: Buhari, Kwankwas move against other APC presidential candidates

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar was the only one out of the four presidential aspirants that attended the meeting.

Former Head of State, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, Kano State governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso and Sam Nda-Isaiah did not show up for the meeting.

Other party leaders present at the meeting presided over by the party's Deputy National Chairman ,North, Lawan Shuaib, were Governor Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara State, and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal.

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