Why I Visited Obasanjo – Ali Modu Sheriff
Faction Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Ali Modu Sheriff met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo at his Hilltop residence in Abeokuta today.
Senator Sheriff eulogised the leadership of the former President saying his visit was part of the ongoing consultation aimed at finding lasting solutions to the leadership crisis in the PDP.
On his part, former President Olusegun Obasanjo advocated a strong party in power and a strong opposition party, if Nigeria’s democracy must be strong, dynamic and cherished.
The former President described the PDP as “a party whose soul has been taken away and a party in comatose”.
He spoke on the recent crisis in the PDP, under which he was once the President and Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.