The former President Olusegun Obasanjo has denied being neutral in the forthcoming Nigeria Presidential election. he declared his full support for the candidate of People Democratic Party Atiku Abubakar while advising Nigerians to vote out President Buhari.
He faulted the report which also stated that he had no preferred presidential candidate. Obasanjo said only a fool would sit on the fence.
The ex-President said these in a statement by his media aide, Kehinde Akinyemi, made available to journalists in Abeokuta.
In the statement titled, “2019 elections and reports of Chief Olusegun Obasanjo’s neutrality”, Obasanjo said he was in Cairo to attend the maiden edition of the Intra-African Trade Fair where he acted as the Chairman of the Advisory Council when his attention was drawn to the report with the headline, “Atiku: Obasanjo shifts political gear to neutral”
The details of the report is available here