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 explained why he quickly conceded defeat to the President – elect, Muhammadu Buhari, reports Premium Times.
Jonathan, who was speaking on the presidential poll since he lost the election, said he had to do so because he does not want his personal ambition to scuttle a democratic system he helped nurtured.
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He stated that he needed to check his ambition as the consequences of not doing so may have been dire not only for Nigeria, but Africa.
Jonathan, who was speaking on Thursday during separate meetings with the new ambassadors of France, Senegal and Ethiopia, noted that there must be a nation before anybody can think of having any ambition.
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