Former President of NIigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday said he will still be alive in another 25years to celebrate 50th coronation anniversary with the Akarigbo of Remo kingdom, His Imperial Majesty, Oba (Dr.) Michael Adeniyi Sonariwo, and consequently he will live beyond 100 years.
Olusegun obasanjo, who practically turned the Akarigbo’s palace,venue of the monarch’s 25th coronation anniversary in Sagamu, Ogun State, to a comedy house, sort of as he amused everybody at the event, apologised to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo for coming late to the event after the nation’s number two citizen has arrived much earlier.
Speaking in Yoruba language, pres. obasanjo who started jokingly by saying “I am not supposed to talk because a lot of personalities like the Vice President Osinbajo, Governor Amosun, former Governor Gbenga Daniel, Oba Rilwan Akiolu of Lagos and other dignitaries are here. “He caused the people to burst into laughter again when he added “aloku soja bi temi naa wan bi (over used, exhausted and retired soldier like me is also here, while referring to former Chief of General Staff, Lt. Gen. Oladipo Diya (retd)