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Obasanjo doesn't mess around with his money, wife says

12 May 2016, 09:32

Abuja - The wife of former president Olusegun Obasanjo has provided a rare insight into the private life of her husband, claiming that he does not joke around when it comes to money matters, Sun News Online has reported.

While addressing the Ogun State Third Investor's Forum, Bola Obasanjo revealed her grateful she was to be with her husband, whom she claims is very hardworking, serious about money and is almost always busy.

Also read: Hundreds of protesters storm Obasanjo's mansion

"I thank God that I am with Baba. Don’t think that it is because of his money, not at all, he doesn’t joke or mess around with his money. If he says he loves you, you must be hardworking. We nicknamed Baba, wole joko jeun (meaning, enter, sit and eat) because of his busy nature. He is always attending to people. He has an answer to everybody’s problem. At times, in our house, we receive over 100 guests in a single day, and we serve food to them," she said.

In addition, Naij has reported Bola as claiming that OBJ is a unique man, due to God's grace upon his life.

Mrs Obasanjo went further to encourage Government to seize the opportunities afforded by the agriculture sector, while encouraging youths to venture into farming as a means to combat unemployment and poverty.

Read more at Sun News Online

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