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Jonathan picks up PDP nomination form

29 October 2014, 19:30

Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan will collect the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) nomination form for the 2015 Presidential elections on Thursday, his spokesperson disclosed.

According to Reuben Abati, Jonathan thanked all Nigerians, members of the PDP, friends, associates, and all groups in sincere appreciation of the achievements of the administration in the last four.

He said they had been urging him to seek a second term in office. 

Also read: PDP governors back Jonathan re-election bid

“President Jonathan is greatly encouraged by the overwhelming outpouring of goodwill and support, as well as the confidence of the generality of Nigerians in his ability to continue to transform the country for the good of its entire people,” Abati said.

Abati added that the President is also grateful to all the persons, groups and communities who have sent donations, and made pledges to assist him to pay the required N22 million for the PDP Presidential Nomination Fee and Expression of Interest Form. 

He acknowledged, and accepted with immense gratitude the donations of N98 million from several individuals and communities and pledges that he has received from a broad section of Nigerians.

The President assured the donors that he would continue to do his utmost best at all times to fully justify the great confidence they have placed in his leadership.

  – CAJ News


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