Trending 12 Reasons Why President Ebele Goodluck Jonathan Deserves Re-election

February 19, 2015 7:02 am

The Presidency has given 12 reasons why Nigerians must re-elect
for another term of four years during the
March 28 presidential election.

This was contained in a piece, titled, “Twelve reasons to support
Jonathan,” published in the current edition of the in-house magazine of
the State House, Abuja, called Villascope, according to Punch.

It listed some of the reasons to include the present administration
strides in road construction, railway rehabilitation, remodeling of
airports, transformed agriculture sector and increased access to

Others are increased access to housing, improved power supply, improved water supply, better health facilities, reformed security infrastructures,
economic transformation and increased Nigerians’ participation in
downstream oil sector.

The Presidency said Jonathan met 4,500km of motorable roads but constructed/rehabilitated 25,000km of roads.

This, it said, had drastically reduced travel time nationwide.

It added that about five million Nigerians now travel by train after the
present administration rehabilitated the nation’s railway.

On education, it said, “Jonathan built 125 Almajiri schools, 14 universities and special schools for girls in 27 states.

“He gave 101 scholarships to first-class graduates to pursue postgraduate courses in the best 25 universities in the world.

“He sponsored 7,000 lecturers of federal and state universities and
polytechnics for postgraduate studies to improve quality teaching.”

The Presidency further said that 61,000 housing units had been built in the six geo-political zones of the country.

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