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Politics of Sunday, 14 August 2022


Confession: I fought GEJ out of office even if he was a good leader - Oshiomhole

During the one-year memorial lecture in honour of late Captain Hosa Okunbo, in Abuja on Saturday, August 13, Adams Oshiomhole, the former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), made some confessions to Goodluck Ebele Jonathan.

In a publication by Vanguard, Oshiomhole said good leaders are often not appreciated by Nigerians until they are out of office.

The former Edo governor noted that although he fought Jonathan out of office because it was part of what is obtainable in a multi-party democracy, the latter has laid down legacies that his successors cannot and are not expected to water down.

Oshiomhole said fighting Jonathan out of office was just part of politics