10 June 2011
United States President Barack Obama has called on
Nigeria to help strengthen good governance in Africa.
Making the call while hosting President Goodluck Jonathan at the White House in
Washington DC on Wednesday evening, the President also congratulated the Nigerian leader on his inauguration for second term, and all Nigerians for the success of the April general elections. US
A source at the meeting held behind closed doors told THISDAY that Obama said he hopes President Jonathan would use his new tenure "to diversify the Nigerian economy and strengthen democracy and good governance in