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June 14, 2013

Nigerian president opens up on Facebook

Goodluck Jonathan encourages Nigerians to weigh in on the administration's mid-term report.

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan departs after speaking to the media after talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Chancellery on April 19, 2012 in Berlin, Germany.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Nigeria's president Goodluck Jonathan reached out to the country's vocal online community for feedback on his administration's midterm performance. A post on Jonathan's Facebook page asked Nigerians who want to "take ownership" of the agenda to make their thoughts known. 
Nigerians on Facebook didn't hesitate to respond, with the post receiving more than 2000 likes and comments.