Former President of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) Olisa Agbakoba has stated that ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo’s endorsement of Atiku Abubakar for the 2019 presidency is very important.
Speaking to Daily Independent, he stated that the endorsement will go a long way in determining the outcome of the 2019 presidential election.
Agbakoba also noted that Obasanjo has been behind every successful presidential campaign in the last 12 years.
He said: “Absolutely, Obasanjo is Nigeria’s most influential politician and elder statesman and he has been behind every successful presidential campaign of the last 12 years or so.
“So, this endorsement is very weighty.”