Saturday September 16, 2017 – Obasanjo Endorses Buhari’s Meeting With Kanu, Says He Wishes To Meet IPOB’s Leader & Talk Sense Into Him
Obasanjo has endorsed the possible meeting between Buhari and IPOB boss Kanu.
The former president revealed this in an interview with Newsweek magazine in response to a question on the agitation for Biafra that has become violent with the military called in to quell the situation.
“I don’t see anything wrong in that [Buhari meeting with Kanu]. I would not object to that; if anything, I would encourage it,.
“I would want to meet Kanu myself and talk to people like him, people of his age, [and ask:] ‘What are your worries?’ Not only from the southeast but from all parts of Nigeria.”
“Those who fought in the war in Biafra will not want to fight any other war.“I have fought one war too many in Nigeria; I don’t want to see another.”