There was a mild drama today at the Council of
State meeting as photographers and cameramen
‘abandoned’ President Muhammadu Buhari for his
predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan.
Buhari led Jonathan as well as former Head of
State Abdulsalami Abubakar and former Head of
the Interim National Government Chief Ernest
Shonekan to the meeting.
The cameramen and photographers focused on
Jonathan for about one minute while Buhari, Vice
President Yemi Osinbajo, governors and other
officials in attendance remained standing.
This is the first meeting of Council of State to be
attended by Jonathan since Buhari became