Senator Danjuma Goje has stepped down from contesting in Senate Presidency election expected to hold on June 11. He has, however, endorsed the Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan for the position.
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state disclosed this after meeting behind closed doors with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa Abuja.
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Governor El-Rufai was in company of Senators Lawan, Goje and the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, while briefing State House Correspondents.