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Jonathan accused of hiring protesters to disrupt Buhari’s London lecture

2015-02-26 11:06
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) embraces leading opposition All Progressive Congress presidential candidate Mohammadu Buhari during a conference to promote non-violence att ~ STRINGER

Abuja -  President Goodluck Jonathan has been accused of spending thousands of dollars to hire protesters to disrupt Thursday’s lecture of the  presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari at at the prestigious Chatham House, London, reports Premium Times.

President Jonathan is alleged to have earmarked $20 000 to hire the protesters.

Also read: 'Buhari must be stopped before he sends us to jail'

The money would be spent on mobilising the crowd, refreshing them and defraying other logistics.

The protest is being planned to create a signal that Nigerians are happy with President Good luck Jonathan and probably embarrass Buhari before the international community.

Read more at Premium Times.

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