Jonathan Will Rise Again–Buhari

By Ikenga Chronicles November 21, 2018

Jonathan Will Rise Again–Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his predecessor, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, for voluntarily conceding defeat at the 2015 presidential election will rise again.

Buhari who was represented by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation(SGF) Boss Mustapha stated this at the launch of Jonathan’s book entitled ‘My Transition Hours’, in Abuja.

“You are a leader of the past, of now and of the future; you will rise again; I wish you the best you wish yourself,” Buhari said.

He called on Nigerians to see elections as contests that should be done in a free, fair and peaceful environment.

The President said Nigerians should eschew bitterness, bigotry, hate speech and “promote Nigeria for us and generations yet unborn”.

The event was attended by hundreds of prominent Nigerians, including former heads of state Abdulsalami Abubakar, Yakubu Gowon, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, and Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate.

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the APC, former Vice-President Namadi Sambo, Senate President Bukola Saraki, ex-PDP governors and many members of the political class, traditional rulers and members of the diplomatic corps also were in attendance.