“What we will do in this circumstance is to leave him to his conscience, the verdict of history, and possibly the repercussions of ingratitude.
“But I hope he won’t go to the extent of attacking any of the south east leaders anywhere.”
“We have problem in the north east. I have visited the north east.
I visited the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps there.
“I donated money. I sent relief materials.
We had problem in the south south, I visited the creeks and saw the environmental challenges there for myself.”
He recalled being one of the few people the late President Musa Yar’Adua consulted before he decided on the issue of amnesty for the militants in the Niger Delta.
“I was the person who advised him that he needed to call a meeting of the council of state.
“So, he had to invite the then attorney general to discuss that issue with me and I advised them on the constitutional implications of amnesty,” he added.