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I will continue to fight for Nigeria’s unity until I die, but i will Never allow my children to be second class citizens – Obasanjo

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo says the country must address the issue of restructuring in order to prevent a serious problem.

According to Thecable, Obasanjo said this at the first memorial lecture Fredrick Fasehun, founder Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), in Lagos state, on Saturday.

He added that the country could not afford another war, said he would keep fighting for the country until he dies.

“I will continue to fight for Nigeria’s unity until I die. But this fight is not to make my children and my race second class citizens,” he said.

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“When I was elected president the agitation was true federalism but now it is restructuring. If we don’t address it they may go from restructuring to self-determination and this will be a serious problem.

“If Boko Haram can get external support, any group that decided to go will get support from within and outside. So we must address the issue now.

“The language we are using to address ourselves across the region now is uncouth and it must not continue.” He said.

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Umar Maruwana Boni
Umar Maruwana Boni
2 months ago

Yes is true, any individual or group that didn’t have Sense of unity such individual or group supposed not to be human and doesn’t deserve to live in Nigeria. But what’s the of Obasanjo by saying his children will never be second class citizens? Does he main that his children were borne with anything superior to second class citizens? It’s because of the public wealth he accumulated to the detriment of second lcass citizens make him to alter such statement? It’s second class citizens that makes him to be first class citizen. So second class citizens will never continue to… Read more »

Ugah John inaku
Ugah John inaku
2 months ago

Corona virus is not the bet Rock of our life it’s must surely have and end

Ugah John inaku
Ugah John inaku
2 months ago

The Almighty God that delivered Hana must surely delivered his children out of this bondage’s called corona virus.

Bako Manasseh
Bako Manasseh
2 months ago

An opponent said Nigeria will not grow once Obasanjo is alive.Then I asked from TBalewa LGA of Bauchi.Am asking,What type of Nigeria does he mean?