Former VP Sambo visits Buhari in Aso Villa

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday received former Vice-President Namadi Sambo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

The meeting, which held behind closed door in the President’s office, lasted for less than an hour.

The Renaissance reports that this is the first time Buhari is formally having audience with the former vice-president transition of powers in May, 2015.

Sambo, who was seen in a flowing white agbada, however, declined comment on the outcome of his meeting when accosted by journalists.

He simply said his presence in Aso villa saying was “a private visit”.

Recalled that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had on Feb. 2 2016, raided an office complex in Abuja belonging to Sambo.

The operatives carried out the raid in search of clues linking him to the $2.1 billion arms scandal, popularly referred to as Dasukigate.

Sambo served as Nigeria’s vice-president under former President Goodluck Jonathan between May 19, 2010 and May 29, 2015.

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