Obasanjo islamized Nigeria log time ago – Osinbajo
The Nigerian Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo Speaking in an interview with Bond FM 92.9 in Lagos.
Osinbajo who said in this interview that President Buhari does not have any intentions to Islamize Nigeria, adding that the President even refused to join the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).
“He rejected the offer to join OIC as a military head of state without a national assembly to stop him. It was General Ibrahim Babangida who later joined the organization where Nigeria is still a member,” he said.
A Day Info also noted during the interview; Osinbajo said it was during former President, Olusegun Obasanjo that Nigeria had 12 states that became Sharia states.
“Just imagine that it was during this government that 12 States began to practice Sharia law, they would have said he was planning to Islamize Nigeria.
“Let me tell you something, no one can Islamize Nigeria and certainly President Buhari is the kind of man to do such a thing,” he added.