The former president, Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Johnathan has invited president Mohammed Buhari, the former president, Olusegun, Obasanjo, and the presidential candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku Abubakar to the launching of his new book titled “My Transition Hours”
The launching of the book is billed to take place at Transcort Hilton Hotel Abuja, on 20 November.
According to the letter sent to the guests by book presentation committee, it is expected that, president Buhari, Former President Obasanjo, PDP Presidential Candidate Atiku and other respectable dignitaries will grace the occasion. According to the book presentation committee, President Buhari is invited as special guest of honour,the former President, Obasanjo will chair the occasion and the PDP Presidential candidate Atiku was also invited as special guest.
Other dignitaries invited to participate in the official presentation are the former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Salihu Alfa Belgore, who will serve as the book reviewer; Gen. Theophilus Y. Danjuma (rtd), will play the role of chief book presenter while Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, will be the chief host.
Many African heads of state, former leaders and international personalities are also expected to grace the occasion, including President Alassane Ouattara of Cote d’Ivoire and former Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama.
A sample of the invitation letter signed by the Chairman of the Book Presentation Committee, Bashir Yuguda, stated that the book “gives some insight into the 2015 presidential election and also reflects on some key decisions by the former president while in office.”