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Obasanjo shuns PDP’ leaders

2015-05-13 20:53
Olusegun Obasanjo
Olusegun Obasanjo. (File: AFP)

Abeokuta - Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has shun all entreaties by some leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to help revive the party following its defeat in the just concluded general elections, reports New Mail.

Obasanjo has repeatedly rebuffed attempts by some leaders of the party to drag him back into the PDP.

Among those persuading Obasanjo to return to lead the party were serving governors and federal lawmakers who believed the party should play viable opposition in the next dispensation.

Also read: Obasanjo rejects Jonathan’s plea for support

The former President was said to have told those pressuring him to return to the PDP that he was done with party politics here on earth and in heaven.

He was also said to have told the PDP leaders that his membership card has been shredded and that a goat has eaten up the pieces.

Read more at New Mail.

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