Abuja - The presidency has expressed doubt over the sincerity of the former President Olusegun Obasanjo's offer to assist in negotiating with Boko Haram for the release of the abducted Chibok school girls, Vanguard reports.
The presidency said if the former president was serious about the offer, he should have formally informed President Goodluck Jonathan of his intentions instead of making it a 'media affair'.
Obasanjo was reported last week as saying that he had links with Boko Haram, the group holding the Chibok girls, and that he needed the approval of the Federal Government before intervening.
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