The vice president arrived Minna at about 12 pm and drove straight to a secret meeting with the former head of state. Journalists who had laid siege at the gate were denied entrance to the meeting.
After the meeting which lasted 1hr 5minutes, vice president, architect Namadi Sambo did not grant audience to the journalists who were curious to find out why the vice president came to Minna.
However sources close to the meeting told Channels Television in Minna that the vice- president’s visit may not be unconnected with the on-going rumours about the state of health of the former president.
It will be recalled that General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (RTD) on Tuesday December 6, 2011, returned from a medical trip aboard