Jonathan arrives Freetown ahead of Saturday’s general election in Sierra Leone



By Emmanuel Oloniruha

The Head of the West African Elders Forum (WAEF) 2023 Election Mission to Sierra Leone, former President Goodluck Jonathan, on Wednesday arrived Freetown ahead of the Saturday’s general election in the country.


The Communications Officer, Goodluck Jonathan Foundation (GJF), Wealth Ominabo, stated this in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja.


Ominabo said that Jonathan, who is also the chairman of the forum is in Sierra Leone to encourage and support a peaceful democratic transition in the country.


Ominabo quoted Jonathan as urging citizens of the country to be patriotic in discharging their civil responsibility in the election.


“The mission urges citizens of Sierra Leone to approach the election with utmost patriotism by prioritizing the nation’s peace and stability and refrain from acts capable of undermining the nation’s democracy,” he quoted as Jonathan saying.


Ominabo listed members of the mission to include Kadre…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria