President Jonathan visited Maiduguri, the hotbed of Boko Haram to campaign for his 2015 re-election and he received a warm welcome but from just a handful of people. Pictures from the rally show that this is undoubtedly the political rally with the smallest crowd so far. Underaged kids are seen holding placards along with old people.
Maiduguri is the hometown of terrorist sect, Boko Haram and people of the city have suffered a lot of losses both in Maiduguri and its surrounding, losing loved ones and properties. The Federal Government has been heavily criticized for its laid back handling of the terrorist crises and the President has only visited the city thrice, with the last two being within 8 days of each other, 2 weeks from the general elections. Here are the pictures below: