The leadership of All Progressives Congress (APC) have started to raise eyebrow over the private trip of the president-elect, Muhammadu Buhari to the United Kingdom.
According to reports emanating from ThisDay live, that he, Buhari did not inform the party’s leadership of his trip, and he travelled to the United Kingdom with only two personal assistants. it was confirmed that, he was received at the door of the aircraft by the Nigerian high commissioner, Senator Dalhatu Tafida, and rode in the embassy official car to his usual central London holiday flat which was booked by his brother after rejecting the hotel booked for him by the embassy.
His longtime friend, Mamman Daura, was said to have been waiting for him at the flat and they drove in the company of one of his assistants to meet with the British prime minister, David Cameron, where Buhari and his host discussed security, corruption and the immigrant crises facing Europe.
Immediately the APC chieftains heard of Buhari’s sudden trip, they hurriedly left for the UK. Among those who could not wait behind to learn what is happening with in the UK, are the former governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the Rivers state governor, Rotimi Amaechi.
Amaechi was extraordinarily desperate to meet with the president-elect that it didnt matter to him flying economy with Lufthansa Airways after unsuccessful attempts to get First or Business Class seat.
Buhari is expected to be back in the country by tomorrow nightfall, his inauguration as the president of Nigeria is slated to take place on May 29 2015 at 9am prompt.
The much criticized photos of the buhari visit to British Prime Minister’s Office