The man identified as Olusegun Obasanjo is a Nigerian general, statesman, and diplomat, who was the first military ruler in Africa to hand over power to a civilian government. Below is the photo of him;
Furthermore, Olusegun Obasanjo have gone viral after it was reported that he travelled to Benin Republic in other to seek soft-landing for Sunday Igboho.
According to the source, it stated that, “Obasanjo met with Patrice Talon and the purpose of the meeting was to intervene in the trial of Sunday Igboho. He’s asking the Beninese authorities to grant the separatist leader asylum, and not to return him to Nigeria.”
The source further disclosed that Obasanjo returned back to Nigeria through the Idiroko land border in Ogun state.
Meanwhile, Sunday Adeyemo a.k.a Sunday Igboho has been in the custody of the Beninise government after he tried escaping to Germany with his wife. Some Yoruba monarchs have also visited Benin republic to plead for his release so that Igboho won’t be handed over to the Buhari-led government. Obasanjo has also taken this bold step just like other monarchs and Yoruba leaders are doing now.