Senator Ali Modu Sherrif, The former Governor of Borno State on Thursday, see at the All Progressives Congress (APC), the national secretariat of the party in Abuja. seems to eye the office of the APC National Chairmanship with a surprise visit.
Sherrif who arrived at the party office at about 4.15 pm went straight to the office of the National Chairman, Caretaker Committee, Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State, where he held a brief meeting that lasted for about 15minutes.
Efforts by newsmen to inquire about his mission to the party secretariat met a stone wall as the former Governor dashed into his black G-wagon car and drove off the party Secretariat.
The chairman of the caretaker committee, Gov. Buni also left the Secretariat.
A reliable source in the office of the chairman of the caretaker committee said the two leaders had to leave the office for an undisclosed venue for a meeting.
According to a source, Ali Modu Sheriff and Senator Kashim Shetima as well as the former Lagos State military governor, Gen. Buba Maruwa are been touted for eyeing the national chairmanship seat at the National Convention of the party later in the year.