Tuesday, 5 May 2015
ANYAOKU LEADS PAC MEMBER TO BID GOODLUCK JONATHAN FAREWELL
A former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Chief Emeka Anyaoku, on Tuesday led members of the Presidential Advisory Council on International Relations to bid President Goodluck Jonathan farewell, Punch reports.
Anyaoku who is the chairman of the council and his members joined the president for a breakfast at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
In a short interview with journalists after the session, Anyaoku described the meeting as a valedictory one, sayin that was the last time his committee members would be meeting with Jonathan as the President of the country.
“We had an excellent valedictory meeting. It was the last for our council, it was the last time we are meeting with the outgoing President.
“We told him that our nation Nigeria owes him a huge debt of gratitude for what he has done in terms of the success of the elections and above all in terms of the gesture of picking up the telephone and congratulating the President-elect even before the final results of the elections were announced.