Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo has stated that he is not afraid of death but only concerned about building leaders of Africa.
Obasanjo stated this at the Olusegun Obasanjo Library during a two-day interactive session of the Presidential Youth Mentorship Retreat.
Speaking at the event, the elder statesman urged youths to sacrifice themselves to make Nigeria a better place
“I’m not afraid of death at my age, God has favoured me and I appreciate God’s blessings on me over these years.
”My concern over the years is to build leaders of Africa. My greatest concern is tomorrow and that tomorrow begins today.
“The world today is in crisis; I believed that youths need interaction from leaders and learning from them. I want to be inspired at the end of this programme.
“I want you to identify yourself and use your identity to achieve service to God and humanity,” he said.