2015: Jonathan's Declaration After Student Deaths, Insensitive – APC

Nigeria’s main Opposition Party, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has questioned President Goodluck Jonathan’s decision to declare his ambition for a second term less than 24 hours after about 50 students were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Potiskum, Yobe State. The Party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Lai Mohammed, on […]

2015: Jonathan Defies Opposition, Declares Intention Re-Contest

President Goodluck Jonathan has formally declared his intention to run for the 2015 presidential elections. Making his intention known at the Eagle Square Tuesday in Abuja, Jonathan said that his government would come hard on corruption government officers saying that hard times await any found to be involved in corrupt practices. Tuesday’s declaration went ahead […]

Abuja In Lock-Down For Jonathan’s Declaration

There was high presence of security personnel in Abuja on Monday ahead of Tuesday’s President Goodluck Jonathan’s public declaration to seek reelection for 2015. Some commuters who had to take a diversion to get to their offices said they were subjected to thorough search by security operatives before they were allowed to continue their short […]