President Jonathan Rains Dollars On Southwest Obas: Punch Reports

  • A handful of Obas received as high as $250,000 each, while the least paid were traditional rulers of small towns who were given $10,000 each.

The March 28 presidential election has made some traditional rulers in the South-West geopolitical zone millions of naira richer, SUNDAY PUNCH has learnt.

Findings show that this change of fortunes was brought about by President Goodluck Jonathan’s quest for the support of the traditional rulers, and their subjects, for his re-election bid.

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