Buhari has not disappointed me, Obasanjo says; opposes National Conference

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said the current Nigerian leader, Muhammadu Buhari, has not disappointed him since he assumed office in 2015.

Mr. Obasanjo stated this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria at his hilltop residence in Abeokuta.

While reflecting on the Buhari administration since 2015, Mr. Obasanjo said that the president had done his best to move the country forward.

“Whatever anybody says, President Buhari has not disappointed me from what I know of him,” he said.

He said the president had delivered on his core areas of strength and ability, particularly in the anti-corruption crusade and the war against insurgency.

“In my book, I have said that Buhari is not strong on the economy and I did not write this to run him down.

“I also used to think that he is not strong in the area of foreign affairs, but I have realised that he has improved very well.

“He has actually done his best in the areas where we know him to be strong,” he said.

The former president urged Nigerians not to relent in their support for Mr. Buhari and not to give up on Nigeria.

“Whatever you might see as bad in Nigeria, other societies have gone through the same at some period in their history.

“It is not for us to begin to condemn but to begin to join hands together and consider how we can make the best out of our present.

“Our present situation is a passing phase and we need to be resilient to ensure that we are not consumed by it.

“I will be the first to admit that we have not been where we should have been, but note that we have also been far from where we could have been because it could have been worse.

“It is the height of ingratitude for people to say Nigeria has not achieved anything or much as a nation.

“The generation before mine fought for Nigeria’s independence, that is great.

“My own generation, which is the next, fought to sustain the unity of Nigeria.

“Since 1999, Nigeria had enjoyed 18 years of unbroken democracy.

“We witnessed in 2007 a transition of power from one individual to another in the same party.

“We witnessed in 2015 a transition of power from an individual in the ruling party to another individual in the opposition party.

“All these should not be taken for granted,” he said.

Mr. Obasanjo also decried the call for national conferences or assemblies to negotiate the continued unity of Nigeria.

The former president who, described such conferences as distractions, said he did not bother to read the report of the last one organised by former President Goodluck Jonathan.

“We Nigerians need ourselves and if anyone thinks he does not need another person, good luck to him.

“What I see in all those groups trying to break away is that they want more of the national cake.

“The fact that you want more of the cake means that it is good and you like it, else you will not be asking for more of it.

“I do understand the agitations of the youths in that the increased facilities that now exist as against our own time have not translated to adequate opportunities for them.

“But I think that rather than engage in violence, they should think of how to build on the sacrifices of the generations before them,” he said.

The elder statesman, who turns 80 on March 5, said he had no regrets at such an age.

He said that his hope that Nigeria would still be a great nation was still intact.

(NAN)


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  • Sword of Damocles

    Now that is a man. Very encouraged by the prescient words of this patriot

    • Paschal Charles

      When the Ape talks you know…………….

  • Pirofessor2017

    DEAR EDITOR,

    NIGERIA: A country of the blind leading the blind

    When will General Olusegun Obasanjo finally give up trying to be what he has no mental ability for?
    He competed all his life with school cert failures and primary six certificate holders in the Army of 1950s.
    Obasanjo now feels supercilious in that context to consider himself a one-eyed king amongst illiterates.

    If Obasanjo limited his headmaster role to his illiterate peers he’d be less offensive than what he does.
    Obasanjo promotes himself to examiner of heads of state in Nigeria for the award of marks per subject.
    He gives 57% for diplomacy; awards Buhari 25% for economic planning, and so on, like a village teacher.
    Who is judging here? The same Obasanjo with no thought-process history can remember on any subject?

    • Econometrist

      @disqus_P6H4CtCIeu:disqus

      Somebody told me that if you give General Obasanjo ten (10) years to sit in an examination hall
      just to answer one question as follows:

      Where does
      monetary policy intersect with fiscal policy directly in deciding labour expansion
      possibilty in a national productivity curve in an economy facing three consecutive
      quarters of economic recession?

      He will be eating the butt of his Bic biro for all of those ten years without writing down
      a single word on his answer sheet. Yet the dullard is now grandstanding on whether
      another president is weak in economics. Nonsense! The ignorance of creatures
      like Olusegun Obasanjo is what brought Nigeria to its knees as the only
      non-developing oil exporting nation.

      • Dejandon

        And you think your Dr. of Zoological Studies will even know that?

      • Julius

        Yet ,he has done and still doing better than your father and everybody in your clownish family !. Imagine that.

      • Sarah

        Who among your ancestors, who are OBJ’s contemporaries can ever answer the same question? Or better still which of them has achieved as much as he has?
        Can the brightest professor of medicine anywhere in the world today answer this same question that any year 3 economics student will easily answer?
        Anu ofia, nsi okuko!!

      • Iskacountryman

        obasanjos knows something about the health status of buhari…obasanjo is too selfish to support anyone unless he has been paid…tinubu sent down dollars…

    • Pointsblank

      @aryloyds:disqus

      IF OBASANJO STILL HAS NO REPUTATION AS A THINKER, HE CAN NEVER HAVE IT AT AGE 80.

      THE HARDEST THING TO ASPIRE TO IS AN INTELLECTUAL. IT IS THE GREATEST HEIGHT OF ALL.

    • Dejandon

      You had better pray to be relevant to your generation and your world at 80 years age. But the way you are going, you may not even be relevant to your family at all if you can’t recognise someone blessed like OBJ despite his humanly faults.

  • George

    All Yorubas are very useless but this fatherless man is worst among them.

    A man who slept with his own son’s wife curses are upon Yorubas

    • Olaola

      The thinking of a biafraud monkey. Kontunu

    • mike

      God punish you for insulting the Yoruba

    • Julius

      And here you are..all biafraudians cooking and eating humans..curses upon ibos !!. A cannibal like you ought not to be allowed in civilizations !. Period.

    • Abe Lawrence

      He slept with almost all your great women

    • mike

      Is your father your insulting

  • AryLoyds

    Trust obj at your own peril

  • bashkano

    You can just imagine how beastly some of these Biamuris can be. Nobody expresses his opinion freely which goes contrary to their myopic perceptions without courting their superior expertise that is arrogance, insults and abuses. Any person who prides himself with education must be seen to exercise extreme decorum even in the face of provocation.

    • Oloye Abore

      @MBYola:disqus

      When an African is accused in court by his own son of incest

      and affidavit evidence is sworn to verify the truth of that incest,

      the father who slept with that son’s wife is immediately ostracized

      and no Premium Times is allowed to give him a right of audience.

      • Julius

        “affidavit evidence is sworn to verify the truth of that incest”, Really ? Verify by whom , You ? . Its funny how you fools believes in anything that fit your narratives. I heard that you slept with your mother…it was worn and verify..by me ! True ?

        • Mike A. Elliot

          @Julius11:disqus

          Obasanjo’s son’s affidavit evidence is public record for all time in history.

          Because it is un-contradicted it is conclusive in law as the proof of incest deposed.

          Future generations will read it and wonder how this present generations tolerated General Obasanjo.

          • Julius

            Are you telling me that the fact that somebody sworn to an affidavit makes the affidavit true ? How educated are you , since you folks likes to question everybody’e education level ? I hope the future generation will question the right for folks like you to be allowed on the public forum.

          • William Norris

            Dude, take or leave it, OBJ is a morally decripit man. Go read the autobiography of his first wife and learn. The man is dirty as anything

            Having said that, he did some ECONOMIC good as President in 1999 to 2007. His liberal & free market reforms did a lot to make Nigeria a better place for many.

            POLITICALLY he was a disaster. I won’t bother you with details of that.

      • bashkano

        The issue at stake is not to insult the messenger or his characters nor his ethnic background but to put forward your own rationally persuasive reply to the message he carries. If you go through all replies posted by your people in respect of any opinion expressed by other people that run counter to your opinions, the only thing that you will read are insults, abuses and unimaginable venom spit not only on him but on his entire tribe, race or religion. We cannot be arguing in this way. Continued hatred of one another will never see us progress. We are, undoubtedly, different in many aspects of how we see issues and interpret them and we can never be the same. However, African albeit Nigerian good culture demands that we try as much as we can to avoid unnecessarily hurting the sensibilities of those we consider opposed to our opinions. Behaving otherwise is always to invite bitter reactions.

        • Danield

          But you read what Sarah wrote about the Igbos. I think she started it.Nobody will like to be remembered an old scar.

          • bashkano

            You are very right and Sarah is very wrong in bringing the unfortunate civil war into focust. The bad sides of our past history are better forgiven if cannot be forgotten. That is why every reasonable Nigerian must come together and forge ahead for a peaceful co-existence, regardless of our varying differences. We need Nigeria as a united nation. All those beckoning for a separation are only suffering from beclouded sights, unreasonable intense hatred They need to look seriously at nations that are at war and go round our dear country from villages to villages and towns to towns and see how integrated our people are living, conducting their businesses peacefully in spite of all the political hullabaloo. When we separate with other people that we wrongly consider our enemies then we must be ready to contend with a much more serious and unending problem of intra-conflicts, fighting within ourselves to compete for a very limited resources within our grasp. Our problems against achieving a united country are created by our political elites, using maximally the ignorance, tribal and religious sentiments of our downtrodden, for their self-aggrandizement. Down the poverty lines our peoples need every peace on this earth in order to survive the onslaught of the global economic threats. By being provocative to one another, we definitely cannot achieve our desired goals. One may consider my discourse as a sermon. Let it be so, but I need a united Nigeria than a divided one.

  • Dejandon

    “The fact that you want more of the cake means that it is good and you like it, else you will not be asking for more of it.” …true talk!

  • Julius

    Hehehegehehe, the biafraudians will be running and peeing in their pants reading this interview from the conquerer ofbiafraud land ! Oya, let the rants starts !!

  • D. Glavdar

    @Julius11:disqus

    Obasanjo: A rustic bee on the world’s genitals

    When America virtually barred
    General Obasanjo since the year 2006 from any official function of the
    United States it was not out of racism or such-like, perhaps more out of
    revulsion at how a crook wants to be called a Cardinal and allowed into a
    conclave of the righteous. When United Nations rejected Obasanjo off-handed
    and without need for consideration as a potential candidate for United Nations
    Secretary General the rejection was similarly on his own demerits. Having been
    unceremoniously defenestrated by the United Nations (as the pinnacle of the
    international community), Obasanjo can continue to delude himself in his rutted
    Ibogun, in Ogun state, by telling the illiterate local hunters there that he is an
    international statesman, if such hilarious delusion makes his summary removal
    at the gate of the international community less painful.

  • ilesanmi

    “Whatever anybody says, President Buhari has not disappointed me from what I know of him,” – OBASANJO

    Of course Buhari has not disappointed you and will not:

    1) Buhari’s selective anti-graft war restricted to Jonathan’s era, just for your sake
    2) Just like the case of Yar’dua, your wish gradually coming into fruition.

  • thusspokez

    “Whatever anybody says, President Buhari has not disappointed me from what I know of him,” he said.

    From what Obasanjo knows of Buhari ? So this comment is based on friendship rather than an objective analysis of Buhari’s achievement.

  • Sarah

    OBJ, your place in Nigeria’s history is assured;
    1) You led the final push to defeat Biafra and accepted their instrument of surrender.
    2) You were the first military leader in Africa to voluntarily hand over power to civilians
    3) You, as a civilian president, reformed the Armed forces such that it is no longer possible for any single ethnic group to have the critical mass needed for a successful military coup.
    4) You gave Nigeria our largest ever non-oil economic boom by ushering in mobile telephony.
    5) You paid off all our external debt
    6) You left $60bn for Nigeria in Excess crude + External reserves
    7) You accelerated the establishment of private universities.
    Nigerians will ever remember you for these and more. We pray to God to forgive you in the areas of your shortcoming in God’s eyes, Amiin.

    • bashkano

      You have forgotten to include the innovations he introduced in the Civil Service when he monetized many social amenities and revolutionized the hitherto intractable pension for the civil servants. We have to give credit to anyone who deserves it, no matter who he is or how he is perceived by a section of his adversaries.

      • Owotutu

        …and the killings at Odii and Zaki Biam

    • thusspokez

      Only a Yoruba person would write this nonsensical praises.

      2) You were the first military leader in Africa to voluntarily hand over power to civilians

      He was scared of being killed in the next military coup which everyone knew was coming.

      6) You left $60bn for Nigeria in Excess crude + External reserves
      An fail to upgrade or replace Nigeria antiquated infrastructure. What is the point of having millions of dollars in your bank account, yet your car is over 20 years old; your home is a mud house; candle light lit your home, etc.

      7) You accelerated the establishment of private universities.
      Where did he get the money? Looted public funds, of course.

      No matter how much you try to ‘airbrush’ Obasanjo’s image, it will be overridden by the one important achievement you failed to mention, namely handing over Bakassi — part of Nigeria — to another country. No county would do such a thing and would rather go to war. But Nigeria had a coward as its head of state then.

      History will not forgive Obasanjo nor will future Nigerians–who unlike the current generation will be more patriotic and less likely to view the world through tribal prism. Eventually, Nigeria will take back Bakassi, and in the course of that, Nigerians lives will be lost due to the cowardly Obasanjo’s decision to give away a piece of Nigeria. And their blood will be on the coward’s hands.

      • tundemash

        Only a Yoruba person would write this nonsensical praises.

        Moron, what has tribal sentiment got to do with this? Most of those critical of OBJ are from Yoruba.

        2) You were the first military leader in Africa to voluntarily hand over power to civilians
        He was scared of being killed in the next military coup which everyone knows was coming.

        Kid, who was planning this coup ? OBJ was deputy head of state and simply followed the plan laid down by Murtala that was killed. Can you name us who was planning that coup ?

        6) You left $60bn for Nigeria in Excess crude + External reserves
        An fail to upgrade or replace Nigeria antiquated infrastructure. What is the point of having millions of dollars in your bank account, yet your car is over 20 years old; your home is a mud house; candle light lit your home, etc.

        Yaradua + Dumbo could have done what OBJ left undone as governance should be a continuity especially since it’s same party that took over but what did we get ? Dumbo not only squandered the $60bn savings; he also looted your destiny !

        7) You accelerated the establishment of private universities.
        Where did he get the money? Looted public funds, of course.

        Dunce, private universities are established by individuals/organisations and what the writer meant was OBJ govt created the conducive environment for the establishment of those universities. Mind you, I am not a fan of those glorified secondary schools before you mis-interprete that again since you obviously struggle with comprehension.

        No matter how much you try to ‘airbrush’ Obasanjo’s image, it will be overridden by the one important achievement you failed to mention, namely handing over Bakassi — part of Nigeria — to another country. No county would do such a thing and would rather go to war. But Nigeria had a coward as its head of state then.

        Cl0wn, OBJ’s singular sin is he handed Nigeria over to two sick men; one had no kidney and the other had no sense !

      • Sarah

        Only an ingrate could be so blinded by hatred for OBJ to seek to elevate opinion OVER facts.
        Gowon, on behalf of Nigeria, signed away Bakassi as a condition to persuade Cameroon not allow Biafrans to use her territory for logistics. Abacha then compounded the situation by agreeing to go to International Court at the Hague for resolution. With the exception of Prince Bola Ajibola, all other justices at the Hague agreed that Cameroon owned Bakassi. OBJ had to honour the agreement because war with Cameroon amounts to war with France due to their mutual defense pact. The latter would have been even more foolhardy than Ojukwu’s decision to go to war against Nigeria.
        OBJ outlined a transition programming and HONOURED his self-chosen date. Before OBJ Gowon had serially failed to honour his promise to hand over. After OBJ IBB also serially failed like Gowon.
        OBJ successfully addressed a critical infrastructure, Telecoms. He then laid the foundation for self-sufficiency in refined products by selling two of our aged refineries for $300m approx. His government ordered gas turbines necessary to boost power generation. Unfortunately Yaradua reversed these decisions to Nigeria’s loss. In any event OBJ left $60bn that was sufficient to cover any such needs.
        We praise OBJ for all private universities, are you so blinded by your hatred for OBJ to make such a bogus claim that he stole public money to finance all private universities? Do you not have any iota of decency left in you?

        • thusspokez

          Gowon, on behalf of Nigeria, signed away Bakassi as a condition to persuade Cameroon not allow Biafrans to use her territory for logistics.

          Obviously, you are incapable of critical thinking otherwise, you would ask yourself: having given away Bakassi to Cameroon, why had Nigerian gone to court to contest Cameroon’s claim and why did Obasanjo subsequent give away what Gowon had already given away? THINK!

          OBJ had to honour the agreement because war with Cameroon amounts to war with France due to their mutual defense pact.

          Yeah first-class cowardice! Scared of France? How many wars has France won since the First World War? Your cowards and ignoramuses with your inferiority complex create myth about westerners; and elevate them to the level of God. No wonder many of you are still so subservient to them in Africa.

          France was Biafra’s main backer; and even controlled the biafran propaganda machine. Nevertheless, biafra lost, and as usual with France, it ran away and left others to clean up its mess. The biafrans who lost more lives as a result of France’s encouragement to continue the war that biafra had no chance of wining — and the Igbos, who often claim to be the most intelligent people on planet earth followed French dictate to their expensive defeat. But I digress. Just to let you know that I don’t share your subservience to westerners and the myth you have created about them. When you come to know them, you will realise that they are humans like you and there is nothing unique about them.

          OBJ successfully addressed a critical infrastructure, Telecoms.

          No OBJ didn’t. That was Murtala Mohammed and MKO Abiola (Bless him, the most patriotic Nigerian businessman I ever met).

          And what happened to all the telephone exchange — the most modern in the world at the time — that Abiola’s ITT built all across Nigeria? Obasanja starved them of fund and they became
          yet another Nigerian infrastructure casualty.

          As for mobile telecom, e.g., Globacom, MTN(Nigeria), these are funded by private capital, governments do not deserve credit for them.

          He then laid the foundation for self-sufficiency in refined products by selling two of our aged refineries for $300m approx.

          Logically, isn’t ‘selling off one asset which produces X’ to become ‘self-sufficient in X’ a contradiction?

    • Toks

      Well said Sarah your insistence on extolling Baba’s achievements is commendable as well as robust. But I dare say as someone who has followed OBJ as closely as you must have, your list of his accomplishments is rather incomplete.
      8)Has maintained the unity of Nigeria deftly by encouraging and supporting a minority from an aggrieved oil-producing area
      9)Kickstarted the fight against corruption in high places by not sparing corrupt politicians in his govt or party
      10)Also stimulated the privatisation philosophy which gradually has removed govt and put entrepreneurs in charge of major sectors of economy
      And even then the list is still incomplete as I have added these hastily and have not had time to recall more stuff.
      Suffice to say history will certainly be much kinder to him than this current shortsighted generation. The moniker of “Moderniser of Nigeria” is not an unlikely conclusion.

  • thusspokez

    Obasanjo continues to speak in forked tongue:

    …the president had delivered on his core areas of strength and ability

    Still, President Buhari has not disappointed Obasanjo from what the latter knows of the former.

    Buhari is not strong on the economy

    Still, President Buhari has not disappointed Obasanjo from what the latter knows of the former.

    I also used to think that he is not strong in the area of foreign affairs

    Still, President Buhari has not disappointed Obasanjo from what the latter knows of the former.

    On Premiumtimesng, November 23, 2016

    [Obasanjo to Buhari] It is easier to win an election than to right the wrongs of a badly fouled situation. When you are outside, what you see and know are nothing compared with the reality.

    Still, President Buhari has not disappointed Obasanjo from what the latter knows of the former.

    [Obasanjo to Buhari] And yet once you are on seat, you have to clear the mess and put the nation on the path of rectitude, development and progress leaving no group or section out of your plan, programme and policy and efforts. The longer it takes, the more intractable the problem may become.

    Still, President Buhari has not disappointed Obasanjo from what the latter knows of the former.

    • Ijeoma

      …aren’t comments meant to be terse and straight to the point? But you come hear drawings lines everyday. Just post ur comment and get out. Instead it is Still, Still, Still…Laba, laba, laba…Stupid!

      • thusspokez

        Piss off! Do yourself a favour and just ignore my post. This should solve your problem with my comments.

  • Ayo

    Obasanjo! You came and stole from our collective wealth. Barawo.

    • Sarah

      OBJ left $60bn for Nigeria and he paid off our international debt.

  • Okokondem

    “It is the height of ingratitude for people to say Nigeria has not achieved anything or much as a nation.

    “The generation before mine fought for Nigeria’s independence, that is great.

    “My own generation, which is the next, fought to sustain the unity of Nigeria.
    “Since 1999, Nigeria had enjoyed 18 years of unbroken democracy.

    “We witnessed in 2007 a transition of power from one individual to another in the same party.

    “We witnessed in 2015 a transition of power from an individual in the ruling party to another individual in the opposition party.

    “All these should not be taken for granted,” he said.”

    Going through this list of accomplishment enunciated by 2 time head of state Obasanjo, it becomes obvious why Nigeria has underperformed throughout the years since independence….our rulers set the bar so low for themselves, and for the country.

    Notice there’s no mention of the obvious such as infrastructure, power generation, modern day Healthcare facilities, you know the rest. Instead, he is touting as achievement our oil money that wasn’t diverted into private coffers. But the looming question is, what did they do with the money?

    Why does OBJ feel the need to always make himself relevant.

    • Sarah

      OBJ introduced a critical infrastructure, Mobile Telecoms and the economic boom in that sector. OBJ ordered gas turbines for power generation and sold two of our refineries to Dagote and Otedola. Unfortunately Yaradua reversed the latter decisions to Nigeria’s loss

      • Daniel

        Sarah are you trying to tell me that those things you mentioned are the best a good leader could have achieved in 8 good years. You guys meet to travel to other parts of the world and see what leadership is all about. I tell you those things you mentioned are small things to what a county here in the United States can do just in a year. No wonder, in the land of the blind, a one eyed man is a kind.

        • Iskacountryman

          sarah is not a very ambitious woman…

        • Okokondem

          Forget about the US, how about the UAE….Dubai and Abu Dhabi, where shameless Nigeria’s kleptomaniacs go to celebrate naming ceremony and baby shower. I watch documentaries on PBS and tell myself Nigeria is literally centuries behind at the rate it goes.

          But it is meaningless trying to reason with @Sarah who comes across as an unconditional apologist for his President Obasanjo.

  • Agbalagba

    @thusspokez:disqus

    These useless dunces were just ordinary MAI-GUARD in the houses of thinking people in the 1950s.

    How these gatemen, including Olusegun Obasanjo and Murtala Muhammed – became heads of state

    says all there is to know about the decline and fall of Nigeria. A country led by Obasanjo can never prosper.

    • Public Rekord

      @Dazmillion:disqus

      “My dear father, General Olusegun Obasanjo, that letter you wrote to President Goodluck
      Jonathan would you have tolerated such a letter as a sitting President? Don’t do to others
      what you will not allow to be done to you.

      You and your cronies that you mentioned in your letter to President Jonathan have
      left the country worse than you met it at your births in the 1930’s and 1940’s. Nigeria
      is not the creation of any of you, though you feel you own it and you are “Mr Nigeria” –
      deciding whether the country stays together or not.

      This is the end of my communication with you for life. I pray Nigeria survives your continual
      intervention in its affairs. Your attitude is a reflection of the country. It is not certain which
      came first – your attitude seeping into the country’s psyche, or, the country accepting
      your irresponsible behaviour for so long.”

      …………Iyabo Obasanjo

      (Letter to my father)

      December 18, 2013)

    • Sarah

      How come God chose OBJ and similar to rule Nigeria and DEPRIVED YOUR ANCESTORS from same if they were any better?

      • JomiJoke

        God chose Donald Trump too!

  • Dazmillion

    Obasanjo, one of the true enemies of Nigeria

  • Bigtin

    Yeye dey smell ….nonsence talk!

  • Intrepid

    Shameless old man. Gbenga, his son rejected him for commiting an unthinkable abomination. Smelly sh#t!

  • Pete

    Imagine the dead governing the living and taking strategic(Long term) decisions that will shape the lives of 190 million Nigerians. What a shame. If Obasanjo is so daft to conclude that he is satisfied with inflation rate, unemployment and the Naira @ $1 – N502 against $1 – N170 Nineteen months ago when he took over, then Obasanjo should see a consultant p.s.y.c.h.i.a.t.r.i.s.t without delay.

    • Danso

      Bro, You are spot on! Truly truly it is the dead governing the living in Nigeria.

    • Sarah

      You are the daft one with deficient comprehension.
      Nowhere in the article above did OBJ express satisfaction with Buhari’s handling of the economy, not to mention the currency exchange rates.
      OBJ said “…in my book, I have said that Buhari is not strong on the economy…”
      See your psychiatrist asap.

      • Daniel

        Don’t you know that the major problem facing Nigeria is bad economy? If the economy is good, most of the societal challenges will go extinct.

    • Daniel

      Just because he looted Nigeria dry and Buhari did not probe him, that is why he is satisfied with the administration.

  • Rosemary

    Wouldn’t Nigerians be better off with these men dead? Just asking a question!

    • Sarah

      No.
      As people who put their lives on the line to defend Nigeria’s VERY EXISTENCE, OBJ and Buhari are pre-eminenly entitled to express their opinions on the status of Nigeria.

  • Angry Nigerian

    How will Obasanjo and Buhari stop National conference when both are not likely to be around in the next few years?

  • Senator D

    What is Wealth? It is taking a first-class ticket to London to fix an itching ear problem and calling the CBN Governor to bring dollar to your house!

    What is Trouble? It is when you criticise or defy obnoxious policies and laws of Buhari or APC then EFCC and DSS/SS comes for you in commando style making Arnold Schwarzenegger movie a child’s play. (You may not live to know how it ends).

    What is Stupidity? It is Senators and House of Reps members driving more than six brand new Mercedes and SUV cars and we are screaming recession.

    What is Irony? Erm..Ermm..errmmm… It is our labour Leaders who live in mansions, driving SUVs and telling us they feel the pain of the working Nigerian person…

    What is Madness? Well, it is simply APC and PDP Governors in every state of Nigeria stealing, killing and destroying others in order to have what will not last forever!!