President Goodluck Jonathan speaking at the Legacy House in Abuja on Wednesday said he his banking his hope for victory on the blessings of God as well as the support and confidence of Nigerians in the forth coming election. The president noted that he was going into the poll to legitimately seek Nigerians’ mandate for further service, consolidation and continuity of the country’s progress. jonathan_gistoven In his words “With all our party leaders and members, we are going into this election season to legitimately seek our peoples’ mandate for further service, consolidation and continuity of progress for our country. We must place our hope for victory in nothing else but the support and confidence of the great majority of our people and the blessing of Almighty God.”
He further emphasized his reliance on his campaign team, the president said: “I ask you to take on this assignment for your great party, for Goodluck Jonathan and Namadi Sambo and also, more importantly, for the country as a whole.”
The president assured that he would ensure that Nigerians’ votes count and that their will prevails as it should in every true democracy. Noting that the whole world is watching Nigeria as the country goes to the polls this year, Jonathan expressed optimism that the country would surely get it right in this election.