Nigerian President and presidential candidate of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) Goodluck Jonathan waves to supporters during a rally in Maiduguri on January 24, 2015. Boko Haram fighters have killed 15 villagers near Maiduguri, the epicen ~ TUNJI OMIRIN
Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan is being accused of falsifying his age for political gains, reports NewsDay
Fresh facts have emerged to show that the President was actually not born on November 20, 1957 as being claimed.
Accounts from the President himself and others who have provided information suggest President Jonathan was born several years before his stated date of birth.
Jonathan while giving giving his Christmas Carol address in 2011 said he came to Port Harcourt in 1955 when the city was the only one that had electricity then.Also read: Nigerians ask for Jonathan’s doctorate certificate
Goodluck Jonathan’s account not only shows that he was born before 1955, but that he had cognitive ability to recognize electricity and to recollect this recognition.
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