Olusegun Obasanjo. (File: AFP)
Lagos - Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Sunday attacked President Goodluck Jonathan for his poor handling of the Boko Haram insurgency, reports New Telegraph.
He stated that the President did not pay much attention to the insurgency until it was too late.
He accused the President of politicizing the issue, noting that the present government saw it as a manifestation of the certain areas of the country that does not support the government, rather than seeing it as menace.
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Obasanjo, who spoke to reporters after speaking at the two-day Global Education and Skills Forum (GESF) 2015 in Dubai , noted that the forthcoming general elections in Nigeria would bring about a change in the country.
He stated that he was optimistic that the elections will bring about change in either policy or regime.
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