Former President Olusegun Obasanjo Endorses Buhari

February 11, 2015 6:26 am

#BreakingNews – , ’s former president, has
publicly expressed support for the electioneering campaign of Muhammadu
Buhari, a former military ruler and presidential candidate of the All
Progressives Congress (APC).

Speaking at the launch of My Watch in Nairobi, Kenya on Tuesday,
Obasanjo, who served his two terms as president under the ruling Peoples
Democratic Party(PDP), condemned the postponement of the election.

“The circumstances [Buhari] will be working under if he wins the
election are different from the one he worked under before, where he was
both the executive and the legislature — he knows that. He’s smart
enough. He’s educated enough. He’s experienced enough. Why shouldn’t I
support him?”

It is the first time that the ex-president has publicly spoken of his
support for Buhari. He recently said that he would only speak out on his
leaning after the election has been conducted.

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