By Chinyere Okoroafor
Noble Laureate Professor Woke Soyinka has agreed with former President Olusegun Obasanjo that Nigeria is more divided under President Muhammadu Buhari.
In a statement he signed on Tuesday titled: “Between ‘Dividers-in-chief’ and Dividers-in-law,” Soyinka stated he was no fan of Obasanjo but admitted the former President read the current state of the nation rightly.
Obasanjo, last week, carpeted Buhari, stating his administration had turned Nigeria to the headquarters of poverty and left the nation more divided than ever.
But the Presidency, at the weekend, returned the salvo, describing the Obasanjo as Nigeria’s “Divider-in-chief.”
According to Soyinka: “I am notoriously no fan of Olusegun Obasanjo, General, twice former president and co-architect with other past leaders of the crumbling edifice that is still generously called Nigeria.
“I have no reasons to change my stance on his record. Nonetheless, I embrace the responsibility of calling…