At Last, President Jonathan Declares Ambition; To Pick Nomination Form Before Deadline

October 23, 2014.


By: Ibrahim Olalekan

Ahead of the 2015 Presidential election, President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday declared interest to contest the presidential election coming up in February 2015.

President Jonathan said this while meeting with Party leaders at the Presidential Villa. He said further that he would pick the nomination form of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) before deadline.

In the same vein, President Jonathan has also set up a presidential declaration committee saddled with the responsibility of coming up with a formal programme for his declaration.

The committee is headed by a former Minister of Defence, Dr. Haliru Bello and date for the declaration is slated to hold between November 7 and 15.