Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers

OBASANJO: THE QUINTESSENTIAL LEADER AND AN AFRICAN LEGEND - March 5, which is devoted to the birthday celebration of President Olusegun Obasanjo presents an ample opportunity for national reflection, not only because Nigeria is at a crossroad now and Baba (as he is reverently addressed by his younger admirers like me), is a living institution of the Nigeria nation and a granite figure in Africa for more than four decades, but because his incredible achievements confer on him the accolade of a quintessential leader and indeed an African legend. In honouring him, we pay tribute to the greatest source of our national strength,