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How President Jonathan saved President-elect Buhari



In what can be described as an unprecedented move by Mr Goodluck Jonathan, who is expected to handover power to the president elect, Gen Muhammadu Buhari, in a democratic exchange of baton between the domineering People's Democratic Party (PDP) and the emerging ruling party, All Progressive Congress (APC) billed for May 29th, 2015, the incumbent president continued to display his flamboyance of 'sportsmanship' and has extended his olive branch of peace to the president elect.

Firstly, President Jonathan ensured that peace‎ was of essence over 'personal ambition' by swiftly telephoning his APC counterpart, Gen Buhari ,on his victory, whom triumphed in the March 28th hotly contested presidential election with over 3million votes.


This move by Mr President practically saved the nation from an impending chaos. It is, therefore, a remarkable process of democratic consolidation in the country for which he must be applauded.


However, ‎it does not seem the incumbent presid…