Tag Archives: Goodluck Jonathan

Ex-President Jonathan Observes Sierra Leone Run-off Poll

Nigeria’s former President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has arrived Sierra Leone to observe the country’s presidential run-off election scheduled for Tuesday. Leading the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) Election Observation Mission, Jonathan arrived Freetown the country’s capital on Friday. The former President’s spokesman, Ikechukwu Eze, the former president, led EISA to the first round as it declared ...

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Dasuki Didn’t Steal $2.2bn, Says Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has defended the embattled National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki, over alleged failed arms deal, arguing that that it was impossible for his former to have stolen $2.2 billion as he was being accused by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Responding to questions after his lecture on Youth Entrepreneurship at the famous Oxford ...

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Jonathan Displaces Obasanjo, Leaves Nigeria for Zambia Ahead of Elections

Nigeria’s former President, Dr.  Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on Friday, departed Nigeria for Zambia. He leads the African Union Elections Observation Mission (AUEOM) to the country’s election. The election was slated for October 11, 2016. Jonathan by leading such delegation in two successive times has displaced former president Olusegun Obasanjo who had hitherto lead such delegation. Jonathan had also led a ...

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VP Says Jonathan And Yar’Adua Built No Roads

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday said that the federal government, under late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua and former President Goodluck Jonathan did not build “a single new road” in the last 10 years. Speaking at the pastors and leaders retreat of the Fountain of Life Church in Ilupeju, Lagos, Osinbajo said corruption in the country was not caused by a few ...

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Support Buhari to Clean Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Mess, Mbadinuju Tells Nigerians

Former Anambra State Governor, Chimwoke Mbadinuju, has urged Nigerian to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war. The chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) told journalists in Keffi at the weekend that what the president was doing was cleaning the mess of previous governments. According to him, “It is clear that the president is not the cause of our political ...

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I Didn’t Award Any $2Bn Arms Contract – Jonathan

Former Nigeri’s President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has denied awarding any  arms procurement contract in the range of $2 billion dollars while in office. Jonathan made this disclosure while reacting to the arms procurement scandal involving the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki at a forum in Washington DC. He said, “I did not award any $2 billion contract for procurement ...

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