Retired President Olesegun Obasanjo is AU envoy, he does not report to Nigeria Foreign Minister,Geoffrey Jideo for Kwusike Onyeama in Abuja.
Retired President Benjamin Mkapa is AU envoy, he does not report to Augustine Mahiga in Dodoma.
Former UN Sec General Koffi Annan, is AU envoy, he does not report to GmShirley Ayorkor Botchway in Accra.
Retired President Thabo Mbeki, is AU envoy.He does not report to Lindiwe Sisulu in Pretoria.
The narrative doing rounds that IF Raila takes the AU envoy post , he will be reporting to a junior minister like Ababu…ni UPUS.
He should accept that appointment.