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Obasanjo Diepreye Alamieyeseigha allegedly calls OBJ a 'devil incarnate'

I needed somebody that, if I travelled outside the State, I could sleep well.  It was a combination of these factors that made me to choose Jonathan as my deputy then.

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Former Governor of Bayelsa State, Chief Diepreye Alamieyeseigha, in an interview with newsmen, revealed that President Obasanjo promised to embarass him politically.

 

While talking to Sun Newspapers, Alamieyeseigha referred to Obasanjo as a devil incarnate.

 

He also spoke about his choice of Goodluck Jonathan. He said “I needed somebody that, if I travelled outside the State, I could sleep well.  It was a combination of these factors that made me to choose Jonathan as my deputy then."

Former Bayelsa State Governor, Diepreye Alamieyeseigha play

Former Bayelsa State Governor, Diepreye Alamieyeseigha

(Nigerian Monitor)

 

Adding that "I set out an objective criteria on the qualities I needed and when the late chief judge of Bayelsa State recommended him (I did not know him before), I entered my car and drove to his residence. I asked him to resign and come and be my running mate. I was already a candidate. He was then in OMPADEC quarters”

 

 

 

 

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