Updated: Former President Obasanjo’s hilltop mansion in Abeokuta on fire (PICTURED)
by Isi Esene
The Hilltop mansion of former president Olusegun Obasanjo in his hometown, Abeokuta, Ogun State, was gutted by fire.
It was gathered that the fire, which started around 4:30pm on Thursday, 20 minutes after Obasanjo reportedly left the mansion for his family house at Ita-Eko, Abeokuta, destroyed some documents and property.
A resident of the mansion told Vanguard that, the inferno was caused by an electricity surge from one of the offices of the former president and destroyed some valuable documents.