N’Delta minister meets Jonathan, Dokubo, others over region’s development, canvases for peace

September 13, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The Minister of Niger Delta Development, Hon. Engr. Abubakar Momoh have embarked on courtesy visits to some prominent leaders in Niger Delta, with a view to navigating his role as the Minister of Niger Delta Development for effective running of the Ministry, in line with President Ahmed Bola Tinubu’s Renewed Hope Agenda. In a statement released Wednesday in Abuja, by Read More

Jonathan, Drogba, others headline African Icon Awards in Kigali

March 2, 2023 Editor 0

Former Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan will headline other African greats who are set to be honoured at the maiden edition of The African Heritage Concert and Awards slated to hold in Kigali, Rwanda on April 1, 2023. Former President of Tanzania, late John Magufuli; Vice President of Liberia, Her Excellency, Chief Dr. Jewel Howard-Taylor; Former President of Botswana, Read More

Pictures: ECOWAS monitoring team visit Tinubu, Atiku, Obi as 2023 presidential election results collation continues

February 28, 2023 Admin III 0

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Tuesday, visited the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate, Bola Tinubu, that of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, and Labour Party (LP) counterpart, Peter Obi in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. Goodluck led the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) monitoring team to the leading presidential candidates of the Saturday, February 25, 2023, presidential election. The visit Read More

Tinubu’s victory ‘ll strengthen national unity, ex-President Jonathan’s kinsmen insist

February 22, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of next Saturday’s presidential election, kinsmen of former President Goodluck Jonathan, have again called on Nigerians to vote for a Southern President to ensure a balance. The kinsmen who are members of Citizens Network For Peace and Development in Nigeria (CNPDN), in a statement signed by the National Secretary, Chief Francis Okereke Wainwei, said Bola Ahmed Tinubu is the right Read More

Former Nigeria’s President loses uncle

February 8, 2023 Admin III 0

Former Nigeria’s President, Goodluck Jonathan, has lost his uncle, Elder Omieworio Afeni. The Uncle died in Yenagoa, the capital of Bayelsa State, after a brief illness. Elder Afeni, aged 87, was the younger brother to the former leader’s mother. A statement by Jonathan’s media office said the former president was “deeply pained”. The family, however, expressed gratitude to God “for Read More

Jonathan, Kagame, Late Magufuli, others to receive African Icon Award in Kigali

January 12, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

Former Tanzanian President, late John Magufuli, Rwandan President, Paul Kagame, former Nigerian President, Goodluck Jonathan, and a host of many others would be honoured at the maiden edition of the African Heritage Concert and Awards. Distinguished African personalities would be honoured at the event slated for April 1, 2023, in Kigali, the capital of the Republic of Rwanda. According to Read More

Jonathan’s men begin mobilisation for Tinubu in South-south, South-east

December 26, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, political allies of former President Goodluck Jonathan, who in November 2022, endorsed candidade of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Ahmed Tinubu, have commenced grassroots mobilisation in the South-soutn and the South-east geopolitical zones. Jonathan’s supporters, who are members of Citizens Network for Peace and Development in Nigeria (CNPDN), while flagging off the Read More

Pictures: Jonathan, Obi, Oyedepo, others grace Enenche daughter’s wedding

December 17, 2022 Admin III 0

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Labour Party (LP), presidential candidate, Peter Obi, and General Overseer (GO), of Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, were among the dignitaries who attended the church wedding of the daughter of the Senior Pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Centre, .Dr Paul Enenche, in Abuja, Saturday.

Again, Goodluck Jonathan opens up on contesting as Nigeria’s President

December 8, 2022 Admin III 0

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has said he would never contest for the Presidency again. Jonathan said he can’t run for the Presidency because he was pursued out of office in 2015. The Bayelsa-born politician said he would be diminishing himself if he should decide to begin to lobby people and campaign for the presidential election again. He stated this in Read More

2023: Ex-president Jonathan’s men rally support for Tinubu 

November 20, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Some political allies and kinsmen of former President Goodluck Jonathan have endorsed the presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, ahead of the 2023 general elections. The supporters and kinsmen who are members of Citizens Network For Peace and Development in Nigeria (CNPDN), said since Jonathan declined to join the presidential race, despite their consistent Read More

Nepotism, political patronage, others responsible for graft in civil service – Buhari…Honours ex-President Jonathan, Wike, 42 other Nigerians

October 21, 2022 Abdullahi M. Gulloma Abuja 0

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday identified cronyism, nepotism, political patronage and lack of transparency and accountability as major enablers of corruption in the country. Speaking at the conferment of awards on former President Goodluck Jonathan and 43 others at the State House in Abuja, the President said nepotism and political patronage distract civil servants from ensuring effective service delivery. “Public Service Read More

Tinubu, Jonathan meet over 2023 presidential election

August 30, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The presidential flag bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Tuesday night met with former President Goodluck Jonathan in Abuja as part of his move to secure support of the stakeholders across the country. The APC presidential candidate was accompanied by his running mate, Senator Kassim Shetimma and five APC governors. The brief meeting which Read More

Ex-President Jonathan leads EISA Observation Mission to Kenya polls

August 6, 2022 Admin III 0

Former President Dr. Goodluck Jonathan would be in Nairobi where he would be leading a team of observers to Kenya’s general elections scheduled to take place on August 9, 2022. Dr. Jonathan would serve as the head of the Electoral Observation Mission (EOM) of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) which has deployed a full-fledged short-term team Read More

On APC and brand new Jonathan

May 24, 2022 Admin III 0

“When the calamity we feared is already arrived, or when the expectation of it is so certain as to shut out hope, there seems to be a principle within us by which we look with misanthropic composure on the state to which we are reduce, and the heart sullenly contracts and accommodates itself to what it must abhorred.” – William Read More

Who is pushing for Jonathan’s presidency?

May 16, 2022 Admin III 0

After an initial denial of rumours that he will join the ruling party, former President Goodluck Jonathan has finally ditched his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. His defection to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, after long speculations has continued to elicit mixed reactions in the country. Prior to his defection, many signals emerged that the former president had Read More

Jonathan breaks silence as accident kills 2 security aides

April 7, 2022 Admin III 0

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has reacted to a ghastly auto crash that claimed the lives of two of his security aides. The ECOWAS envoy was involved in an accident on Wednesday while on his way from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport to his Abuja residence. In a statement by his media aide, Ikechukwu Eze, the former Nigerian leader expressed sadness Read More

As pressure intensifies for Jonathan to declare for 2023 presidential election…

March 31, 2022 Saidu Abdulkahi 0

After the fallout of the national convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) last Saturday/Sunday at Eagles Square in Abuja, groups and individuals have stepped up their game by mounting pressure on former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan to throw his hat into the ring and contest the presidential election in 2023. At the venue of the APC’s national convention, Read More

Group to Bayelsa govt: Punish Ekeowe for demolishing Dame Jonathan’s hotel

March 2, 2022 Adoyi M. Aba, Abuja 0

The Citizen Watch Advocacy Initiative (CWAI), a pro-democracy civil society, and human rights group, has condemned the demolition of a segment of the hotel premises owned by former First Lady of Nigeria, Mrs. Dame Patience Jonathan, by Mr. Alabo Gideon Ekeowe, head of Bayelsa State Physical Planning and Development Board (BSPPDB) on Friday, February 25, 2022. The hotel, Aridolf Resort Read More

2023: Bala Mohammed‘ll make Nigeria a better state – Jonathan

February 11, 2022 Benjamin Samson 0

Former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has described the Buachi state governor, Bala Mohammed, as “a man with patience, humility, fortitude and a good listener for a better Nigeria.” According to a statement in Abuja Friday by the Special Adviser on Media to Bauchi state governor, Jonathan was speaking on Thursday when he received in audience Governor Mohammed at his Abuja Read More