The former president made the call via his Facebook page on Sunday.
He noted that the Buhari administration was doing its best to put an end to the terror act.
According to Jonathan, the death of the victims at the hands of the terrorists is a sad reminder that the war against Boko Haram is a task for all Nigerians.
“The death of any Nigerian at the hands of terrorists is a sad reminder that the war on terror is a task for all Nigerians not just the armed forces. I urge all Nigerians to continue to pray for peace in Nigeria and to support the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari as the government does its best to bring an end to these acts of terror and secure all Nigerians. May God bless Nigeria,” Jonathan stated.
Nigeria has suffered series of terrible attacks from the terrorist group withing this week with the last being a female suicide bomber who killed 15 persons including a pastor during a Sunday service in the city of Potiskum in Yobe state.