heavily criticized by American on-line newspaper, The Washington Post for
recreating an adaptation of social media hashtag #BringBackOurGirls for his
political campaign slogan.
from the home front led to the President ordering the instant removal of the
#BringBackGoodluck2015 campaign banners placed in strategic parts of Abuja.
1o, 2014 by a spokesperson of the presidency says the president did not
authorise the banners and has strongly condemned the campaign banners while
also maintaining his confidence on getting the girls released from Boko
view that the signs, which were put up without his knowledge or approval, are a
highly insensitive parody of the #BringBackOurGirls hash tag.
‘He appreciates the enthusiastic show of support for his administration by a
broad range of stakeholders. ‘But he condemns the #BringBackJonathan2015 signs
which appear to make light of the very serious national and global concern for
the abducted Chibok girls.
international community that his administration remained fully engaged with efforts
to rescue the abducted girls.’
‘He will not knowingly promote any actions that
will fly in the face of the seriousness of their plight and the anguish of
their families,’ a statement said.