Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has shocked
airpline passengers by flying in economy class.
Passengers of Air Peace airline at the Murtala
Muhammed Airport Lagos were totally bemused afiter they saw former president Olusegun Obasanjo
boarding the plane to fly in economy class on Thursday, December 22.
A commercial airline travelled out of Lagos at 7am to
Enugu, where the ex-president was received by Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, the governor of Enugu state, ahead of the South-East Economic and Security Summit.
According to Mr Obasanjo aides, they didn’t manage
to book a business class ticket and Obasanjo had
nothing to do but to buy the last remainig economy
Due to this circumstance, Mr. Obasanjo was travelling without his security detail and flatly refused to take seats of the passengers from a business class who offered their seats.
Mr. Obasanjo took his seat number 18A only after
taking several photographs with some amused