By ABUBAKAR IBRAHIM, Abuja
Ex President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed to continue the advancement of peaceful coexistence in Nigeria in particular, and Africa as a whole.
According to a statement from the immediate past President, he stated this in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, where he was present Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) for his advancement of peaceful coexistence.
“By this award, I am further inspired to continue to work for the advancement of democracy, peace and progress in Nigeria and Africa.
“I thank Dr. Charles Steele Jr, President of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, and the executive of the SCLC for honoring me today,” he said.
He added that it was also a pleasure to meet Naomi King, the sister of the late American Civil Rights leader and founder of the SCLC, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, who was kind enough to attend the event and identify with the goals and aspirations of the Goodluck Jonathan Foundation.