A Former Governor, James Ibori said he has words of advice for Nigerians on how to achieve ‘good leadership’ as the 2019 election draws nearer.

Mr Ibori said this during the annual Thanksgiving service of Daily Independent, the newspaper he owns.

The ex-Delta state governor who served a jail term for corruption charges in the United Kingdom delivered his advice Thursday, on how Nigerians should treat their leaders.

According to a report monitored on TheCable NG, Ibori disclosed that the strong participation of the electorate in the ongoing voters’ registration, as well as voting, is the way to achieve good leadership.’

Ibori reportedly stated at the event which held in Lagos


“You should hold your leaders accountable by going to register, and vote in the right leaders,” Ibori said.

“You should know that your vote counts; times are changing, your voter card is your strength.

“The business model for publishing a newspaper has changed; we need to change with it. You as journalists should be fearless because it is your duty to speak the truth to those in power.”