By Ismail Auwal
Former Nigerian Vice President Atiku Abubakar visited former military Head of State General Ibrahim Babangida behind closed doors on Tuesday.
The meeting, according to reports, lasted nearly an hour in Babangida’s hilltop mansion in Minna, Niger State.
The nearly hour-long meeting could have something to do with Mr. Atiku’s presidential bid in 2023.
Following his meeting with Babangida, Atiku paid a courtesy call on Niger State Governor Abubakar Bello.
He expressed his condolences to Governor Bello and the people of the state for the region’s ongoing insecurity.
Atiku, in an interview with newsmen after the courtesy visit, said he was in the government house on a courtesy visit.
He added that his aspiration for 2023 will be made public when the time comes