Make your state of health public, Soyinka tells Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has been called upon to make his state of health public to Nigerians since the President is a public property.
Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka making the call, Friday,in Lagos asked “Why is the president hiding his state of health? He’s supposed to understand he’s public property, me I’m still private property, that’s why I’m not in Aso Rock,” said Mr. Soyinka, a professor of Comparative Literature.
He further went on to say that “Once you are in Aso Rock, or you occupy a similar position, you have a responsibility to come out frankly to your citizens. “Guarding your state of health like Donald Trump is guarding his tax returns is not what we expect from a Nigerian president. “Let him address the nation and stop all these speculations which create unnecessary political manipulations among other things.”