Buhari, Obasanjo meet in Addis Ababa


President Muhammadu Buhari and former President Olusegun Obasanjo met on Sunday, days after Obasanjo asked the President not to re-contest in 2019.

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The two leaders met at the opening session of the 30th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

On sighting Buhari, Obasanjo approached the President and shook hands with him.

The two leaders exchanged pleasantries and engaged each other in a short discussion that lasted about two minutes. While the discussion was going on, a former military Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd.), joined them.

The three of them thereafter posed for photographs.

Obasanjo had in a widely publicised press statement last week gave a damning verdict on the administration led by Buhari.

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