Some northern groups have described GEJ’s planned campaign trip to the North-East as belated, ill-timed and insensitive. They said for the President to go and campaign to a
people who were traumatized by his lack of concern for their plight was, to say the least, “ immoral, irresponsible and callous.”
According to them, it beats the imagination that the President, who gives every excuse under the sun to stay away from the North-East, has suddenly developed courage because of his re-election bid. It’s been 266 days after he shunned the troubled region following the abduction of over 200 schoolgirls by terrorists in Chibok, Borno State.
Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, said: “GEJ is not taking any Nigerian for granted because he has served Nigerians faithfully and he is coming to them again in humility to ask for their supports and votes for his re-election.”….. They shld b grateful dt he is even planning to come for campaign. Presidents r usually too busy…..