The National Leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has cancelled the 13th Colloquium held annually to mark his birthday over the Abuja-Kaduna Train terrorist attack.
Announcing the cancellation of the event at the Victoria Island venue, where people from all walks of life had converged, Asiwaju Tinubu described the train attack as a national tragedy which calls for sober reflection.
He said that as a senior citizen, he cannot be celebrating while others are in sorrow.
Asiwaju Tinubu urged those who had gathered to celebrate him to go home and continue to pray for peace in the country.
Reporting by Omolara Omosanya; editing by Muzha Kucha