*We are here for equity, fairness and justice, says Makinde
President Bola Tinubu on Thursday met with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Group of Five (G-5) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The Governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde, who led the group to see the President, said, their visit is about getting Tinubu to join them on on the route for fairness, for justice and for equity in Nigeria.
Asked why the frequent visits to the Presidential Villa, the Oyo governor told State House Correspondents, “Well, nation building is a very difficult task. You have to keep evaluating to you know what you’re doing, where you’re going.
So, we have to keep seeing the President you know, to let them know what is happening.
“And for this evening, the G-5, you know the integrity group, we also came to let the President know what we stood for. Fairness, justice, equity and everything.”
Asked where the G-5 is going, Makinde said: “We are going towards Mr. President, you know, coming with us on the route for fairness, for justice and for equity in Nigeria.”
Makinde was surrounded by former governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, immediate past governors of Benue, Enugu and Abia states, Samuel Ortom, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and Okezie Ikpeazu, respectively.