President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered that the PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation and the various associations that merged into the Jonathan/Sambo Support Group to immediately begin the process of pulling down posters, billboards, banners, signs and other campaign materials in support of his re-election bid which are being flaunted in major cities across Nigeria.
Reuben Abati, the Presidents Spokesman in a statement said that, the President believes it is to restore the environment in Nigeria and various cities to its pre-election campaign state. The President who also thanked the various organization parties for their support, dedication and contributions to the Jonathan/ Sambo Campaign.
“He applauds his supporters and other Nigerians for the disciplined, patriotic and democratic manner in which they comported themselves before, during and after the elections,” the statement said.
“Now that the elections are over except for re-runs in a few states, President Jonathan urges Nigerians to put the recent political campaigns behind them and join hands with the incoming administration in working for a more united, peaceful, stable and progressive nation.”