Nigerian Govt Slams Obasanjo Comments on Boko Haram

Former president Olusegun Obasanjo's reported said that the "Boko Haram insurgency was no longer an issue of lack of education and lack of employment for our youth." The government has described the elder statesman's comments as "deeply offensive, patently divisive and beneath him."

Olusegun Obasanjo.

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