Former governor of Akwa Ibom Godswill Akpabio who recently join All Progress Congress after visiting top APC leaders including President Buhari in London. The President met with Akpabio, 48 hours after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo met with him at the Presidential Villa.
Akpabio also paid National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Tinubu visit in Abuja, following his visit to the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and President Muhammadu Buhari who is on vacation in the United Kingdom. The visits come amid speculations that the former governor is set to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the APC, Channelstv reported
A source reveal that All Progress Congress led by Adams Oshiomhole has promise the former governor the position of Vice President come 2019 presidential election.
Naijanewspapers Media gathered that Akpabio accepted the offer by the ruling party to defect from the Peoples Democratic Party to the APC held on 8th of August 2018.
Recall we reported that the Former minority leader Senator Godswill Akpabio has, after weeks of speculation, dumped the People’s Democratic Party for the ruling All Progressives Congress.
The former Akwa Ibom governor, who resigned his position as the Senate minority leader Tuesday, was same day, accorded a heroic reception by a crowd of supporters and admirers.