Ex- President Olusegun Obasanjo Goes Back to School for PhD


Olusegun Obasanjo , former president of Nigeria,
is going back to school for a PhD in Christian
Theology. He is set to enroll today at the
headquarters of the National Open University of
Nigeria in Lagos, Premium times reports.
Obasanjo who obtained a post graduate Diploma
in 2009, will work towards his PhD by first
getting a Master’s Degree, and afterwards; he
will pursue the higher degree.
“I’m going back to school because I have to
have something to aspire to in every
endeavor of life…I always aspire to
something new in my farm. I do that in my
international activities. I do it in my
writing. I do it in the improvement of my
academic work which helps to sharpen my
brain and strengthen my faith,” he said.