The governors convened Monday night after an earlier meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari and a press briefing, however it is unclear when the decision was reached.
Members of the All Progressives Congress’s (APC) National Working Committee were present at the Monday night meeting (NWC).
The APC’s National Chairman, Abdullahi Adamu, was not present at the meeting, but the governors traveled to his house in Abuja after the meeting with the other members of the NWC at around 9:30 p.m.
Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State, the PGF’s chairman, announced the selection of five governors to Channels Television on Tuesday morning.
The candidates are all from Southern Nigeria, and their names are as follows:
𝑳𝒊𝒌𝒆 𝒕𝒉𝒊𝒔 𝒑𝒐𝒔𝒕?
𝑾𝒆’𝒅 𝒃𝒆 𝒅𝒆𝒍𝒊𝒈𝒉𝒕𝒆𝒅 𝒕𝒐 𝒉𝒆𝒂𝒓 𝒇𝒓𝒐𝒎 𝒚𝒐𝒖. 𝑷𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒔𝒆 𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒗𝒆 𝒂 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒎𝒆𝒏𝒕 𝒊𝒏 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒃𝒐𝒙 𝒃𝒆𝒍𝒐𝒘!