Nigerian Lawyers Sued Jonathan “He’s Unqualified For 2nd Term, Reelection In 2015”
Sept 23, 2014 – Nigerian Lawyers Sued President Goodluck Jonathan “He’s Unqualified For 2nd Term, Reelection In 2015”
President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has been sued by two Human Right Activists and lawyers over his plan to run for reelection.
The move is stop Jonathan from running for office after ruling Nigeria for 5 full years.
Recall that the President was sworn in after the death of Yar’Adua in 2010.
If he wins reelection in 2015, by the end of his term, Jonathan would have ruled Nigeria for complete 10 years.
The lawyers cited that the constitution of Nigeria does not permit any man to be President beyond 8 years.
The case has been filed at the Supreme Court in Abuja pending hearing.