Before The Day’s Gone… Here’s My Birthday Tribute To Goodluck Jonathan

Before The Day’s Gone… Here’s My Birthday Tribute To Goodluck Jonathan [MUST READ]

By Opinions | The Trent on November 20, 2015
Goodluck Jonathan APC PDP
President Goodluck Jonathan | Thierry Charlier/AFP/Getty Images

by Chinedu Nwosu

Your Excellency Sir.

Social Media had been on fire just because today marked the day of your birth.

From Viola Ifeyinwa Okolie to Ena Ofugara, from Prince Henry Nwazuruahu Shield to Bile Nuhu, from Wale Smith to Chinomnso Awazie, from Phil Smart to Osi Peter Asika. And many more from your supporters all over Facebook and Twitter.

Sir, while you have gone.

1.) Those who accused you of cluelessnesss are today taking selfies at the Auto plants and with Made in Nigeria vehicles a dividend of your auto policy.

2.) Those who insulted you and insisted that the Petroleum subsidy program was a scam just approved a 0.5 Trillion naira subsidy scam payment.

3.) The Professor who claimed your successor will definitely bring fuel pump to N40 have suddenly gone deaf and dumb while fuel prize is currently cruising around 600 naira in some cities.

4.) Those who claimed you were heading to Chad to plan more attacks on us were the first to visit Chad after you left.

5.) Your agricultural policies which yielded a lot of dividend is the next achievement your adversaries are planning to appropriate to themselves.

6.) When the Treasury Single Account was been hailed as a super invention they concealed your name and in scripted theirs, immediately it had little issues they dumped it on you, tomorrow they will claim IPPIS.

7.) They said you lacked the political will to fight insurgency yet most if not all the LGAs you reclaimed and handed over to them have been lost with unimaginable loss of lives.

8.) Those who claimed the presidential Air fleet was too large and a complete waste of resources have spent over 5 billion naira in just 6 months fuelling the fleet and junketing from one continent to another without anything to show for it.

8.) You said your ambition was not worth the blood of a single Nigerian you proved it by your actions.

9.) The first female Cadets of the NDA are grateful.

10.) The First set of students from the 11 new federal universities who are now in 400 level are grateful.

11.) The first Sets of students from the University of Petroleum are grateful.

12.) The First sets of Nigerian Pilots trained abroad are Grateful.

13.) The Recipients of the Presidential scholarship scheme for first class students which was recently suspended by our change agents are grateful

14.) The recipients of the Youwwin programme and the Youwwin for women are grateful

15.);The beneficiaries of the innovation in fertiliser distribution will never forget you.
16.) The 1000 Beneficiaries of the TETFUND scholarships for Lecturers in Nigerian Universities are grateful

17.) The generations that will access information via the freedom of information act (FOI) will see your signature

18.) The Millions of Almajiri pupils across Nigeria who benefited from you milk of kindness will live to testify it.

19.) Those who ply the Abuja – Lokoja Benin road will remain thankful

20.) NYSC Members who will benefit and those who have benefited from the increased of allowances from =N= 8216 to =N= 19800 are grateful.

May heaven and History be kind to you today and Always

Happy Birthday Your Excellency!

You are STILL the Best President so far.

God bless GEJ.

Chinedu Nwosu is a publicist, social media consultant, event planner, and political strategist. He is a graduate of the Lagos State University. Connect with him on Facebook and LinkedIn

The opinions expressed in this article are solely those of the author.


  1. God bless your thoughts sire. I join well meaning Nigerians in wishing GEJ the best for the rest of his days. I call him the mirror of God’s Grace. HBD you excellency

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