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Obasanjo says won't talk about polls – at least for now

2015-02-05 11:09
Olusegun Obasanjo
Olusegun Obasanjo. (File: AFP)

Lagos – Former president Olusegun Obasanjo says he won't be talking about issues relating to the upcoming elections until after the polls, according to reports.

Obasanjo said his previous speeches and body language "were enough to be understood", said a PM News report on Thursday.

Also read: Senator dumps PDP for LP

Obasanjo was responding to question from journalists in Kano where he commissioned the second mega flyover bridge built by the state governor, Engineer Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso.

According to Premium Times, Obasanjo, who is a People's Democratic Party (PDP) member, has come under fire for supporting the All Progressives Congress ahead of the 14 February general elections.

Read more on: apc  |  pdp  |  olusegun obasanjo  |  elections 2015  |  politics

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