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Why I visited Obasanjo – Saraki

By Daud Olatunji

ABEOKUTA-Senate President ,Dr. Bukola Saraki ,Monday held a closed doors meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo at his pent house in Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library in Abeokuta.

Saraki, Obasanjo and others

Saraki who came in a black jeep land cruiser with pocket of security cladded arrived the OOPL around 5:30pm emerged from the meeting at 7:12pm.

Vanguard gathered that the meeting was scheduled for 4:pm but did not start until 5 :30pm immediately after Saraki arrived the venue.

Addressing newsmen after the meeting, Saraki said he was with Obasanjo to make up for the formal opening during the inauguration of the Presidential library held last year.

He said”you know I missed the official opening of the library and that is why I have decided to come and see the place and honestly it is beautiful we are very proud of what he has done here”.

Attempt by newsmen to get Saraki’s comment on the crisis at the national assembly, he hurriedly entered his vehicle and zoomed off.

Vanguard however,gathered that the meeting was not unconnected with the crisis rocking the national assembly over the plot to impeach him by All Progressives Congress Senators.


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