The National Caucus of the All Progressive Congress (APC) met last night at the new Banquet Hall of the State House in Abuja.
The meeting is a prelude to the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the party billed for the party secretariat today.
The caucus is a collection of the leaders of the party in states, unlike the NEC membership which is statutory. The decision at the caucus will shape the NEC meeting. not all members of the caucus that are members of the NEC.
The meeting started at 8.30pm when President Muhammadu Buhari walked in with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
The roll call includes, Former Senate President Ken Nnamani, Former Speaker Patricia Etteh, Former Deputy Speaker Chibudum Nwuche, Governors Rochas Okorocha (Imo) Yahaya Bello (Kogi) Aminu Tambuwal (Sokoto) Sani Bello (Niger) Tanko Al-Makura (Nasarawa) Mohammed Abubakar (Bauchi) Bindo Jibrila (Adamawa), Simon Lalong (Plateau).
Samuel Ortom (Benue) Aminu Maisari (Katsina), Abdulaziz Yari (Zamfara) Abubakar Badaru (Jigawa) Kashim Shettima (Borno) Nasir El-Rufai (Kaduna) Rotimi Akaredolu (Ondo) Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun) and Abiola Ajumobi (Oyo), Osun Deputy Governor Titi Laoye-Tomori.
Chris Ngige (Labour and Employment), Rotimi Amaechi (Transportation) Lai Mohammed Information) Udoma Udo Udoma (Budget and Planning).
Others in attendance are former Governors Adams Oshiomhole (Edo), Segun Oshoba (Ogun), Segun Oni (Ekiti), Niyi Adebayo (Ondo), Jim Nwabodo (old Anambra State), Martins Elechi (Ebonyi), Ahmed Yerima (Zamfara), Timipreye Silva (Bayelsa), Joshua Dariye (Plateau) and former Military Administrator Buba Marwa.
There was also Chief Don Etiebet, Col. Abdulmumuni Aminu (retd), Senator Osita Izunaso, Senator Andy Uba.