Overview Of: Everything about me is by accident — Obasanjo
Nigeria Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, have reveled in an interview that everything about him is accidental, except farming.
Obasanjo, who was military Head of State before he was elected as civilian President in 1999, said the only thing he did in life that did not come by happenstance is farming.
Speaking on a live radio interview with Segun Odegbami on Eagles7 Sports 103.7 FM, Abeokuta, the former Nigerian leader said he is always proud to be addressed as a farmer.
Odegbami had asked him to speak about what he termed his “romance with farming”.
In response, the former President said, “I don’t like the word you used, ‘romance with farming’. I am a farmer. What do you mean by romance? Everything I have done in my life is by accident. The only thing that is not accidental is farming. Every other thing that I’ve been is by accident. And you called that romance? No! What do you mean by romance?