Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has stated he had no quarrel with the Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams.
The former president stated he had refused to grant Adams’ request to visit him when he was president and after he left the office.
Obasanjo stated he had a reservation for Adams’ past lifestyle, which he stated, was not in accordance together with his standards and principles.
Obasanjo mentioned his meeting with Adams on the residence of a chieftain of Afenifere, Chief Ayo Adebanjo, in Lekki was not on a reconciliatory mission.
Obasanjo in a statement by his Special Assistant on Media, Kehinde Akinyemi, on Wednesday, stated he paid a visit to Adebanjo, however, met Adams there.
The statement was titled “No fight to warrant reconciliation with Adams – Obasanjo”.
The statement learn, “My consideration has been drawn to some publications reporting an acclaimed reconciliation between Gani Adams and myself on the residence of Chief Ayo Adebanjo in Lagos today.
“It’s true that I paid a private visit to Chief Ayo Adebanjo at his residence in Lekki Part 1 on December 2, 2020 and I met Gani Adams there.
“I’ve no quarrel with Gani Adams, however for his previous lifestyle which was not in accord with my standards and rules. I have in the past, each in government and out of government, refused to grant Gani’s request to visit me.
“If in any respect anyone feels I’ve a quarrel with him or her that needs reconciliation, such reconciliation will, no doubt, take place in my residence in Abeokuta only.”