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Senator Iyabo Obasojo supports her father's letter Buhari

The daughter of the former President, Chief
Olusegun Obasanjo, Senator Iyabo
Obasanjo-Bello, has given support to her
father on his recent open letter to President
Muhammadu Buhari, advising him not to
re-contest in 2019, among other issues.
This support was contained in a four-
paragraph letter she released in Abeokuta
on Saturday night through the media aide
of her father.
In her father’s letter, he had listed the areas
where the current administration had failed,
most especially on the economy, and
tackling corruption in his cabinet and
killings by rampaging herdsmen, especially
in Benue among others.
Obasanjo-Bello advised the current
administration to address the issues raised
by her father in that special statement on
the leadership and stop using her past sore
relationship with her father, which had
been overturned by events, to score cheap
She expressed surprise over a trending
online publication, which published her
letter written in 2013 to her father.
She said, “I am surprised that agents of the
current administration who should benefit
from the advice and admonishment of one
of the most brilliant leaders to ever
emerged in modern Africa have resorted to
a cheap tactic that further reiterates the
message that they found abhorrent enough
to start looking for unconnected issues to
put together to make their point.
“Those who published the old letter should
have spent time to respond to the content
of the said statement which among other
things called on President Buhari to join
the rank of retired elder statesmen in

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