Friday, January 16, 2015

Nigeria: Unknown to some , this is not GEJ's first visit to Borno since insurgency

Unknown to some , this is not GEJ's first visit to Borno since insurgency. He was there on 8-10 March 2013. Google is your friend.

President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday paid a surprise visit to Maiduguri, Borno State, one of the three North-Eastern states worst hit by Boko Haram insurgency.

President Goodluck Jonathan sympathising with some wounded soldiers during his visit to the 7 Division Medical Service and Hospital, Maiduguri... on Thursday.  Continue....

Jonathan embarked on the trip shortly after laying a wreath at the National Arcade, Abuja in commemoration of the   Armed Forces Remembrance Day.

There had been clamour for him to visit the   zone since April 14 when over 200 schoolgirls were abducted in Chibok by the sect.
President Jonathan & Gov Shettima at the Internally Displaced Persons Camp, Pompomari, Maiduguri today.

Men & officers of 7 Division Nigeria Army, in Maiduguri today in a group photo with President Jonathan