Abuja - Senator Joseph Waku, former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Water Resources, has claimed that corruption was introduced into the country by former President Olusegun Obasanjo.
According to a Naij report, Waku made his utterances while urging President Muhammadu Buhari to probe the former Statesman due to alleged incidents of corruption during his tenure as the country's leader.
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While speaking during at the Annual General Assembly of the Arewa Consultative Forum on Tuesday, Waku advised Buhari that citizens would not take his war against corruption seriously if Obasanjo is spared from being investigated, Leadership reports.
“I have access to authority. I have access to Mr. President. I told Mr. President that this corruption probe of past regimes, if you don’t probe Obasanjo, then you haven’t done anything yet. Corruption in Nigeria was introduced by Obasanjo,” Waku stated.
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