Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of Nigeria

Image for Olusegun Obasanjo, Former President of NigeriaNot currently available on BBC iPlayer

Duration: 30 minutes

Does Africa have leaders capable of solving Africa's problems? Olusegun Obasanjo is one of the continent's most experienced leaders. He was president of Nigeria twice and his last eight year term ended in 2007. Now he's a UN special envoy to the troubled eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Does his record inside Nigeria lend him any credibility as a regional statesman? Olusegun Obasanjo talks to Stephen Sackur.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss