…urges youths to compete with elders for political offices
By James Ogunnaike
As preparations for 2023 general elections gather momentum, former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Saturday visited his former boss, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo as well as Alake and Paramount ruler of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo.
Atiku, who arrived the Penthouse residence of Chief Obasanjo which is located within the premises of the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library at 10.10a.m. went into a private meeting with Obasanjo, which lasted for about one hour.
Speaking with newsmen after the closed-door meeting, Atiku said, ‘I came to see my boss’ but remained silent on what was discussed during the meeting.
He called on Nigerian youths to summon enough courage to compete with elders for elective offices in 2023, including the office of the President, saying that seeking to deny the old ones their Constitutional rights to pursue their political ambition is not…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper