Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai on Wednesday hailed former Nigeria President, Olusegun Obasanjo
El-Rufai described Obasanjo as a mentor, whom he learnt some of his skills from.
The Kaduna Governor said this when Obasanjo paid him a private visit at the government house.
El-Rufai served under Obasanjo, first as Director-General, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) and later as minister for Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
El-Rufai said he learnt many public service skills from Obasanjo when he served in his government as minister.
“Obasanjo is a mentor, I learnt many public service skills from him while I served as a minister under his governmemt’, NAN quoted him as saying.
DAILY POST earlier reported that Obasanjo, described Kaduna state Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, as one of the best persons to work with.
“We need a character like this, a man that you know where you stand with him. Any job given to him will be well done.
“I made women matter in my government. He has done the same in Kaduna. He is a very good learner.”