Alamiyeshega, past governor of Bayelsa state who was impeached by the former president Obasanjo administration, has revealed that he has no grudges against anyone who had a hand in his impeachment and jail sentence. The one time governor of bayelsa state Alamiyeshega, was impeached from his governorship position and was sent to jail on the grounds of mis-management of Bayelsa state funds. Addition to that, some of his properties were confiscated and given to the state.
In an exclusive interview,he disclosed his recent encounter with Obasasnjo, when he ran into him in the former president of Nigeria(Yar’adua) daughters wedding in Katsina state. When he offered to shake Obasanjo’s hand, he notice the past president was nervous. He also disclosed calling Obasasnjo a devil’s incarnate on a plane they boarded together, when Obasanjo acted like he did not know him.
But despite his harsh words about Obasanjo, Alamiyeshega made a good comment about him.
”But one thing I know about Obasanjo is that he is a leader. If Obasanjo gives you his word,it remains his bond.You can call him anytime of the night and he will pick his phone directly.He is ready to sit with you on how to solve a problem but he will not allow you to talk. that is the type of character he is. I have a dossier on Obasanjo and I will read it in my memoir”.