Former president, Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday traveled to South Africa to lead the 2019 Election Observation Mission of the South Africa’s national and provincial elections.
Jonathan, who arrived Johannesburg airport early Wednesday morning, made this known on his official Twitter page.
He wrote: “I arrived Johannesburg early this morning to lead the Election Observation Mission of the @EISAfrica to South Africa’s national and provincial elections.”
The elections is meant to elect a new National Assembly and provincial legislatures in each province and it will be held on 8 May 2019.
It will be the sixth elections held since the end of apartheid in 1994. It will also determine who will become the next President of South Africa.
In a Facebook Post he said ” I arrived Johannesburg early this morning to lead the Election Observation Mission of the Electoral Institute for Sustainable Democracy in Africa (EISA) to South Africa’s national and provincial elections.
Democracy has indeed turned the corner in Africa with many nations holding periodic and peaceful elections which put in the hands of the people the power to choose their leaders. -GEJ”