When Olusegun Obasanjo, the former president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, met with representatives of the Ohanaeze Ndigbo sociocultural group in Owerri, the capital of Imo state, many Nigerians started to respond. CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>
From 1999 to 2007, Olusegun Obasanjo, a former military head of state, presided over Nigeria as president of the Peoples Democratic Party. He is among the nation’s most venerated and well-respected elder leaders.
The Punch reported according to the Secretary General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Okey Emuchay, who spoke with journalists on the outcome of the visit, “issues of mutual interest” were discussed by the former President, Olusegun Obasanjo and Ohanaeze chieftains at the meeting.
Okey Emuchay said, “Issues of mutual interest were discussed, and the Ohanaeze PG informed Chief Obasanjo that Nigeria should erect monuments in his name for the sacrifices he has made.”
He added; “Iwuanyanwu had recalled Obasanjo’s role in ending the civil war with the slogan of no victor no vanquished; repayment of huge external debts and recovery of the economy during his time as President” CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>