Opposition Governors Meet In Lagos

Channels Television  
Updated February 5, 2013

Governors of the opposition parties that are involved in merger talks on Tuesday met in Lagos for a closed door meeting.

Attending the meeting were all the governors from the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) and other opposition political parties such as the All Nigeria People’s Party, (ANPP) and the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC).

In attendance are all the ACN governors from the south west and governors from Yobe, Nasarawa, Kebbi, Borno and Zamfara.

Although no official statement has been made, it is believed that the meeting is in connection with the proposed merger of the ACN, ANPP and CPC.

The three parties are working towards merging to face the ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) ahead of the 2015 general elections.