2019 Election: Jonathan Has A Message For Nigerians
Around this time in 2015, former President Goodluck Jonathan was going about telling Nigerians; "my political ambition is not worth the blood of any Nigerian".
He kept his words when he put that call across to Muhammadu Buhari even when Elder Godsday Orubebe was telling Professor Attahiru Jega; "you cannot continue".
You remember that scene right? In fact, it earned him a badge with a description: "The agent of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that made attempts at disrupting the proceedings of the 2015 presidential election collation".
It is just a day to the much awaited presidential election in Nigeria and the Bayelsa man is sending a message to Nigerians about the election.
On his Facebook Page, the former President and a leader of the PDP expressed his desires for the coming election is that Nigerians would reciprocate his patriotic act.
"My dear citizens of our beloved country Nigeria,
"My name is Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and I bring good tidings for Nigeria and for you.
"Today, I want to talk to you about the coming elections this Saturday, February 16, 2019.
"My simple message to you is that if you love Nigeria, you must come out to vote.
"As a wise man once said “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing".
"You are all good Nigerians.
"I therefore urge you to come out and vote based on your conscience and conviction.
"The best antidote to rigging of elections is a high voter turnout.
"Remember, none of us is greater than all of us.
"I proved that my political ambition is not worth the blood of any Nigerian. Now it is your turn to prove that nobody’s political ambition is worth the blood of any citizen.
"Shun violence, shun hatred. Come out this Saturday and vote peacefully for the Nigeria of your choice. Remember, we are all brothers and sisters born from the womb of one mother Nigeria.
"May God bless Nigeria," he wrote.
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