According to Dele Alake “Tinubu called me to confirm MKO’s death, he started crying on phone when I confirmed it”

According to Dele Alake "Tinubu called me to confirm MKO's death, he started crying on phone when I confirmed it"Minister of Solid Minerals Dele Alake has revealed Bola Tinubu’s response to the passing of Late Chief MKO Abiola. Alake related how Tinubu, who was in the US at the time, called him to confirm the sad news of Abiola’s death in a video that TVC released. He claimed that Tinubu sobbed over the phone after it was verified.CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>

Alake said he then told Tinubu that he needed to return to Nigeria because he was a key leader in the fight for democracy, and that is what Abiola would have wanted. He said Tinubu eventually heeded this advice and returned to Nigeria to continue his leadership role

In Alake’s words: “Tinubu called me to confirm MKO’s death and when I confirmed it to him, he broke down and started crying on phone. And I told him that he had to come back home because he was a leader, a leading light of the struggle for democracy. And I said that is what MKO would have wished. Eventually he came back”CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>