Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has revealed
how he and four other eminent Nigerians
conspired against former President Goodluck
Jonathan in the 2015 presidential election.
He said they took the decision when they felt that
the country stood at a crossroads, reports Punch.
He made the revelation at a reception held in his
honour at the Government House, Jalingo, Taraba
Obasanjo noted that the five of them decided to
support President Muhammadu Buhari in the
election in order to salvage the country from
further woes .
Obasanjo said, “Three or four other of us from
different part of the country got together and said
to ourselves what do we do
“We said what is the problem with us and why are
we still not growing. We got talking and knew we
needed to do something.
Obasanjo said so far, Buhari had not disappointed
them and the country.
“So far, Buhari has not disappointed us. I trust
him, he will not fail Nigerians. I know he will
overcome the challenges the country is currently