Editor's note: Former president Goodluck Jonathan, who celebrated his 59th anniversary on November 20, was defeated by Muhammadu Buhari in the last year presidential election. The incumbent leader of the nation has used to blame the previous government for all Nigeria's problems.
Reno Omokri, who was the spokesman for the former president, writes a message to both leaders, advising them to unite their efforts in solving the current challenges.
To know if anyone is loyal to you, withdraw the benefit they enjoy from you. If their loyalty fades, then they were loyal to your benefits and not to you. President Buhari should learn from former President Jonathan. Look at those aides, appointees and ambassadors who professed undying love for President Jonathan.
How many of them even remembered his birthday yesterday? Mr President, do note that those you plot politics with, who are presently dancing around you and lying to you that Dr Jonathan caused all your problems are at best opportunists and not friends.
Don’t expect the duty of a friend from an opportunist. Just wait till your first birthday after power to know your true friends. #RenosNuggets
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