Goodluck Ebele Jonathan AKA “GEJ” was Nigeria’s last president, officially handing over to Muhammadu Buhari in May 2015.
The former president left different impressions with Nigerians, so for his 58th birthday today, the tweets range from people hailing accolades to people throwing ‘shade’
Here are some of the popular ones:
“If you see something, say something.” NYC slogan #HappyBirthdayGEJ Happy birthday to a man who saw nothing, said nothing & did nothing.
— Dr. Njakiri Damages (@DrDamages) November 20, 2015
What GEJ did quite well was to Democratize Corruption. An ordinary prison accountant was paying tithe of N60,000,000! #HappyBirthdayGEJ
— Bar Baric (@Bar_Baric) November 20, 2015
Happy Birthday GEJ. You showed love for our welfare within 100days in office. Increased minimum wage to 18,000 Corpers Allowance 19,500 — Ebube Nwa GEJ (@akaebube) November 20, 2015
— SEGA 唤醒 L’éveilleur (@segalink) November 20, 2015
Happy birthday GEJ, the man that showed the world Africa has leaders that can accept defeat without violence … — Daniel Kazaya Verbo (@Mistahsix4) November 20, 2015
GEJ’s maturity saved lives in 2015. PMB’s errrrrm, maturity claimed the lives of thousands in 2011. Happy Birthday GEJ
— JERRY (@MaxPhlankMUFC) November 20, 2015
To the only man that was able to conduct a free & credible election since our return to democracy #HappyBirthdayGEJ
— afrispheric | 5% 9ja (@afrispheric) November 20, 2015