Former President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan has returned to Nigeria on Wednesday after his one month trip to the United Kingdom and Côte d’Ivoire.
According to report, the former President arrived at the Port Harcourt International Airport on Wednesday before heading for his country home in Otuoke, Bayelsa State. Report said that Jonathan arrived at Otuoke at 9 pm.
An associate of the former President, who pleaded anonymity, confirmed that Jonathan had arrived Nigeria.
The source said, “I have spoken with the ex-President, and he said that he had returned to the country.”
It will be recalled that, a national newspaper (not The PUNCH) had indicated that Jonathan had been given asylum in that Francophone country because of the fear of been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
On May 23, Jonathan dismissed the report that he was on exile in Cote d’Ivoire. He denied the report saying, “I’m not in exile.