Nigeria: Is Jonathan Eligible for 2015?

There is a growing debate among politicians on the eligibility of the incumbent to contest the 2015 polls.
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Opposition parties argue Jonathan cannot run in 2015

  • Nigeria:  Single Term Pact - Jonathan's Men After Me - Gov Aliyu

    Leadership, 28 February 2013

    Niger State governor Mu'azu Babangida Aliyu has alleged that there is a plot to silence him and pit him against the party. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Since When Did Pacts Count in Nigeria?

    Vanguard, 28 February 2013

    SO much hot air is being wasted on the speculated "agreement" allegedly signed by President Goodluck Jonathan promising the North he would do a single term. The Chairman of the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  They Want to Victimize Me for Opposing Jonathan's Planned Re-Election - Gov. Aliyu

    Premium Times, 27 February 2013

    The Governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu, has alleged that there is a plot to silence him over his recent comment on the 2015 presidential election. read more »

  • Nigeria:  2015 - Our Laws Can Determine Jonathan's Chance for Re-Election, Says Tofa

    This Day, 27 February 2013

    A former Presidential aspirant under the All Nigeria Peoples Party in 2007 elections, Alhaji Bashir Othman Tofa has said that only Nigerian laws can settle the debacle over the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP - Nothing Wrong With Jonathan Contesting 2015 Election

    This Day, 27 February 2013

    National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur Wednesday joined the debate on whether President Goodluck Jonathan should contest the 2015 ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan VS Amaechi - in Whose Interest? (I)

    Leadership, 28 February 2013

    For some time now, the media have been inundated with the reports of a 'cold war' between Governor Chibuike Amaechi of Rivers State and the presidency, under the leadership of Dr. ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan, Amaechi Friction - Rivers Youths Threaten to Dump PDP

    Vanguard, 28 February 2013

    Some youths in Rivers State, under the aegis of Rivers Youths Democratic Movement, RYDM, have threatened to dump Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for emergent All Progressives ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Can Contest in 2015 - Tukur

    Vanguard, 28 February 2013

    AHEAD of 2015 presidential election, National Chairman of People's Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, yesterday, said there was nothing wrong if the party presents ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jonathan Can Contest in 2015 - Bamanga

    Daily Trust, 28 February 2013

    There is nothing wrong with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presenting President Goodluck Jonathan to run as its candidate in the 2015 presidential election, chairman of the ... read more »