Tag Archives: Goodluck Jonathan

I Was Caged, Looked After By Government for 16 Years – Jonathan

President Goodlock Jonathan has described himself as the luckiest who has been living on government in the last 16 years. As he prepares to hand over to the President-Elect, Muhammadu Buhari, on May 29, President Jonathan thanked Nigerians for giving him the opportunity to serve as Nigeria’s leader. The President spoke when residents of Abuja, led by Vice President Namadi ...

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PAC, artisans hail Buhari, Johnathan

The Police Assistance Committee of Nigeria (PAC) and Association of Tradesmen and Artisans have congratulated the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) and the Vice-President elect, Professor Yemi Osinbajo over their victory in the March 28 Presidential election. In a statement issued in Lagos, Director-General of PAC, Dr. Martins John-Oni also greeted the national leader of All Progressive Congress, Asiwaju Bola ...

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President Jonathan’s Easter message to Nigerian

The emerging hero of Nigerian democracy and stabiliser, President Goodluck Jonathan felicitates with Christians in Nigeria as they celebrate this year’s Easter, urging them to be prepared and willing to make sacrifices for greater unity, peace, political stability and progress in the country. In the message he personally signed, President Jonathan called on Nigerians to seize the opportunity of the ...

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Corruption: PRONACO Sets Constitutional Agenda for Buhari

Pro National Conference Organisation (PRONACO), has warned that the good intention and widely acclaimed integrity of President-elect, General Muhammadu Buhari may be compromised by the present constitutional structure operated by the country if a Constituent Assembly of the Nigeria peoples is not immediately set up to finish the restructuring process started by exiting administration. The Political movement said this in ...

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President Jonathan’s Statement on 2015 Presidential Election

President Jonathan’s statement on the 2015 Presidential Election. Fellow Nigerians, I thank you all for turning out en-masse for the March 28 General Elections. I promised the country free and fair elections. I have kept my word. I have also expanded the space for Nigerians to participate in the democratic process. That is one legacy I will like to see ...

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Anyaoku, Abubakar, Dangote, Onaiyekan Hail Jonathan for Conceding Defeat

Former Commonwealth Secretary General, Emeka Anyaoku has commended President Goodluck Jonathan for conceding defeat and congratulating his opponent, the All Progressives Congress’s candidate, Muhammadu Buhari. Just as the Peace Accord Committee has congratulated Goodluck Jonathan for for his statesmanship. The chairman of the committee and former Head of State, Abdusalami Abubakar, who spoke to journalists after a closed-door meeting with ...

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Group Commends President Jonathan For Congratulating Buhari

A group, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has expressed pleasure and praised President Goodluck Jonathan for congratulating the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari on his victory in Saturday’s presidential polls. The group in a statement signed byits director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, urged Nigerians to emulate the Jonathan example. According to him, “With the collation of the ...

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#NigeriaDecides: Jonathan, Fayose Congratulate Buhari

President Goodluck Jonathan and Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, have congratulated General Muhammadu Buhari on his victory at the polls on Saturday’s Presidential election in Nigeria. Jonathan was said to had called Buhari on telephone on Tuesday evening. On his part, Fayose urged Nigerians to accept the outcome of Saturday’s presidential election in good faith, saying; “the election result is ...

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PDP Not Perturbed By Results From The North West

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is unperturbed by the results of the elections so far released by INEC from the northwest zone, which is the stronghold of the APC and home of its presidential candidate. PDP notes that INEC is yet to release results from the zone where its Presidential candidate, President Goodluck Jonathan hails from as well as its other strongholds in other parts of the country. ...

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Nigeria’s Presidential Elections Free, Fair – ECOWAS

The ECOWAS Observer Mission, EOM, has declared that Saturday’s Presidential election is acceptable and meets the criteria of being free and transparent. The declaration was made by the mission’s head and former President of Ghana, John Kuffour, in Abuja on Sunday. Mr. Kuffour expressed satisfaction with the commitment made by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, political parties, security agencies ...

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#NigeriaDecicides: Land, Sea Borders Shuts Ahead Presidential Polls

Federal Government of Nigeria on midnight Wednesday closured of its land and sea borders with three days to the presidential election between two main rivals, incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan and former military ruler, General Muhammadu Buhari. The borders were shut early hours of Thursday, March 25, 2015 at 12 midnight until midnight on March 28, 2015, a statement signed by ...

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