Vote for president who doesn’t compromise, Jonathan advises young people

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has called on Nigerian youth to vote for a president who has the best interests of the nation in mind.

Jonathan, who called in Minna, Niger, on Wednesday when he visited a former head of state, Abdulsalami Abubakar, said a president who has the best interests of the country in mind is all the nation needs right now.

“I appeal to the young people to choose a person who they believe will lead us well and serve us well, someone who will take the interests of all of us and the country to heart; a leader who does not risk our interests for personal gain, especially not one who sees Nigeria as a project.

“A leader is also a servant, and as president you have to lead and serve,” Jonathan said.

The former president also stated that only a candidate who sees Nigeria as a project can save the nation.

He went on to say that apart from a courtesy call following his return from medical treatment abroad, he was in Minna because the nation needs him for the role he plays in stabilizing the nation’s peace.

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“It has been over a year since I visited the state. As the youngest former president, I occasionally go around to visit them. I haven’t seen General Abdulsalami in a long time, and you know he just got back from medical treatment abroad, so it’s appropriate that I come with some of my friends to pay a courtesy visit and talk to him. greet,” he said.

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