Prominent Nigerians on Saturday converged in Makurdi, the capital of Benue State, in support of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Tinubu arrived in Makurdi with Murtala Nyako, a former governor of Adamawa state, to receive an honorary doctorate degree from the Federal University of Agriculture in the state.
Dignitaries who attended the event included the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa, and members of the House.
These are Saka Solaja, Mojeed Fatai, Ibrahim Ajani Owolabi and Oluomo Lukman.
Other notable figures at the event were former governor of Osun, Bisi Akande, former governor of Benue State, Senator George Akume; former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), Malam Nuhu Ribadu, and former Attorney-General of the Federation, Michael Aondoakaa.