Fresh information reaching has it that President Bola Tinubu may have dumped Senator Godswill Akpabio in his ambition to become the Senat President.
Those in the know told us that the president may have taken the advice of his trusted political allies by tacitly withdrawing his support for the former governor of Akwa Ibom State.
Sources said the president wants to run a corruption-free government, with emphasis on strengthening all the existing policies and institutions concerned with anti-corruption towards achieving this goal.
Besides, the president would not for anything support any senator with myriads of cases of corruption in the anti-graft agencies.
Insiders squealed to us that senators from the South West have called for a meeting for tomorrow, where they would take a decision to work towards reviewing their position on choice of leadership of the Senate.
According to a senator from one of the states in the South West, the meeting is for senators from the zone to know the outcome of a crucial meeting of the leading tendency among the senators-elect scheduled for Thursday which they have strategically asked some of their members to attend.
A senator said: “We have seen the follies in remaining in this camp, it will not work. We have fixed a meeting for Thursday where we are going to chart our next line of action.”