PDP congratulates ex-president Jonathan on appointment as ISCP-Africa Chairman

The Peoples Democratic () has congratulated former President Goodluck Jonathan on his appointment as Chairman, International Summit Council for Peace (ISCP)-Africa.

The ’s congratulatory message is contained in a statement issued by its National , Mr Kola Ologbondiyan, in Abuja on Thursday.

ISCP-Africa, is an association of incumbent and former heads of and deputies, established in 2019 by the Universal Peace Federation (UPF), an organisation in consultative status with the United Nations (UN).

Ologbondiyan said  the appointment in recognition of his leadership qualities as a democrat as well as his resounding in peace keeping efforts across the world.

“Our is assured that former President Jonathan, will deploy his wealth of experience strengthened by the democratic tenets and principles of our great , in his new mandate of providing direction for the essentials of peace, security and development in Africa.

“The party also congratulates ex-President Jonathan on his appointment as the Chancellor of Cavendish University, Uganda (CUU).

“The is elated that former President Jonathan is so honoured hold the position previously held by late President Kenneth Kaunda of Zambia as well as late President Benjamin Mkapa of the Republic of Tanzania, because of his commitment and human capital development, in line with the ideals of the ,” he said.

Ologbondiyan urged Jonathan use the positions further the advancement of peace and development in Africa and the world at large.(NAN)