The former president Goodluck Jonathan has rejected the nomination and impression of interest form that a group bought for him.
Daily Trust Reported how the group acquired the form in Abuja on Monday night.
Nigerians has expressed shock over the gesture, but in a statement issues on his behalf hours after news of the purchase went viral, Jonathan said he didn’t know who is behind it.
“the attention of the office of the former president Goodluck Jonathan has been drawn to the purported purchase of the presidential nomination and impression of interest form, of the all progressive congress APC in his name, by a group called FULANI GROUP.
we wish to inform general public, particularly Nigerian that Dr Goodluck Jonathan has no knowledge whatsoever of the personalities behind the purported purchase of the form in his name, not have any relationship with the association.
it should be noted, that as at the moment that Dr Goodluck Jonathan is a member of APC and therefore could not accept such gesture, from those behind the move.