I’ve no apology for being ‘mad’ about Nigeria ― Obasanjo


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Thursday, declared that he has a “mad passion” for Nigeria.

Obasanjo  stated this when he played host to a presidential aspirant under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Hayatu-Deen,  at his Penthouse residence in the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential (OOPL) in Abeokuta, the Ogun state capital.
” I have no apology for being mad about Nigeria “because I have no other country I can call my own and I have no other country I can go to and say yes, I have come to live here, ” he said.

The former President lamented that the current situation in Nigeria is not only agonising for him, but for other Nigerians who also desire a better Nigeria.

He noted that, Nigeria requires a leader who has passion, innovation and vision for the country, adding that such person must possess adequate knowledge about the challenges confronting the country.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here