Monday, 5 December 2016

Former Pres. Jonathan, neglects thanksgiving service organised by V.P Osinbajo for Nigerian leaders

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday neglected a special thanksgiving service hosted by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the State house chapel Abuja.

The vice president made known to State House correspondents after the service Jonathan was among those specially invited, "but unfortunately, he had to cancel at the last moment."

Notable former leaders who are Christians that were in attendance consist of former Head of State General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), former President Olusegun Obasanjo, former Head of the Interim National Government Chief Ernest Shonekan, former Vice President Alex Ekwueme, former Chief of General Staff Rear Admiral Ebitu Ukiwe, General Oladipo Diya (rtd).

V.P Osinbajo, who said the service was organised to thank God for all He had done for the nation this year was quoted by daily mail thus:

"Today is a special thanksgiving for the end of the year. And as you've seen, all the former presidents and vice presidents are here for the special thanksgiving service. They've been specially invited to come. he opined


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