2023: Obasanjo Meets With Northern Elders Forum,Afenifere,Ohanaeze, MBF.
Obasanjo has met with the leadership of the Northern Elders Forum,Afenifere,Ohanaeze, and Middle Belt Forum.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo held a 2 day meeting with Leaders of Afenifere, Middle Belt Forum, Northern Elders’ Forum, Ohanaeze Ndigbo and Pan Niger Delta Forum in Abuja recently.
CityNews Nigeria reliably gathered that the former president met with the leaders to re-state his position that Nigeria is drifting into a failed and divided state under President Muhammadu Buhari.
A reliable source noted that the meeting was attended by three serving Governor; Kayode Fayemi, Atiku Bagudu and Aminu Waziri Tambuwal.
Our source also revealed that former president Obasanjo had intimated the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, before the dialogue was held.
Also speaking on the meeting, the Director of Engagement, Northern Elders Forum, Dr. Hakeem Baba-Ahmed disclosed that each group expressed reservations on the state of the country.
“There were a lot of things about the state of the nation. Every group expressed serious reservations and concerns about the state of the country, and we all committed ourselves to see all that we can do to pull out the country from the brink.”