The National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu was unexpectedly absent during President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Lagos State on Wednesday, 24 April.
The President who was in Lagos to inaugurate some projects was welcomed by the state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode.
Tinubu who is an ex-governor of the south-western state was said to be out of the country with some prominent members of the APC.
President Buhari landed the Presidential Wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Lagos at 10.32 a.m on Wednesday amid tight security.
The president arrived aboard a Nigerian Air Force Boeing aircraft with registration number 5N-FGT.
He was received with a dance by cultural troupe and a Presidential Guard of Honour.
Other dignitaries present during the President’s visit were Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi; Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State and Deputy Governor of Edo, Phillip Shuaibu.
Others include Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State Governor-elect and his deputy, Obafemi Hamzat .