Vice President Yemi Osinbajo
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Osinbajo to host APC senators to Iftar dinner

NEWS DIGEST – Members of the Senate Caucus of the All Progressives Congress have been invited by the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, to an iftar dinner today by 6:30 pm.

The notice of invitation was conveyed in a letter read by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, at the start of plenary.

The letter was signed by the Senate Leader, Yahaya Abdullahi.

The venue of the iftar dinner is Aguda House, Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Mr Osinbajo had on Monday officially declared his intention to contest the 2023 presidential election.

He made the declaration in a short broadcast shared on his Twitter handle after months of intense speculations.

“In the past seven years, I have served as Vice President under a true Nigerian patriot, a servant of the nation in war and peace, and a man of integrity, President Muhammadu Buhari.

“We have, together, worked through some of the most difficult times in the history of our Nation, but we have remained focused on securing the country, providing infrastructure and growing our economy,” part of Mr Osinbajo’s read.