The chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Ahmadu Adamu Mu’azu has slammed opposition parties in the country for taking pride in insulting the ruling party.
According to him, the opposition would be better if it found a better manifesto other than denigrating the PDP.
Expressing his displeasure over the ugly development, the former governor of Bauchi state went on Social Media to accuse an unnamed political party, suspected to be the All Progressives Congress (APC), of specialising in the spread of lies and propaganda.
“There’s a political party in this nation that believes so much in noise making, shouting and the doctrine of propaganda and lies.
“They will spend all their time shouting, screaming and exhaust all their energy on propaganda and lies later they will start insulting INEC.”
“PDP cannot be the manifesto of their party. Neither should insulting us be their vision or mission statement,” the PDP president’s tweets via @Muazuaa read.
The two bigger parties in the country, PDP and the APC have always had it rough, with accusations and counter-accusations, as well as criticism on policies commonplace in their dealings.
While the PDP is working on taking more states in the country, with the party’s success in Ekiti having put the APC on its toes, the APCis also working hard to take over the central power as it decides on which candidate could floor President Goodluck Jonathan in the 2015 presidential election. As part of its ‘homework’, the party’s leader and former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has consulted former President Olusegun Obasanjo.
#EndSARS: Gov Bello Warns Protesters Against Overthrowing Buhari
He stated this during an interview with Africa Independent Television AIT on Monday night.
Bello called on his fellow state governors to tack charge in their respective states so as to prevent loss of lives and properties due to attacks by hoodlums.
He, however, warned Nigerian youths to resist the temptation of using the current situation in the country to seek an undemocratic change in leadership.
The Governor warned that those interested in the presidency must wait till 2023 and go through democratic processes.
He urged the protesting youths to leave the streets and embrace dialogue.
Yahaya Bello said he wants to be our leader….yahaya Bello oh my people I'm lmfao, governors are coming out to support the struggle now because they know what's coming, werey dey disguise, don't be fooled my people we know them WE NO GET LEADER #EndSARS #EndBadGoveranceInNigeria pic.twitter.com/1UK306b8dB
— 🃏Joker🃏 #EndSARS (@jeffreyetuss) October 19, 2020
#EndSARS: Protesters Rain Curses On Me: Femi Adesina
Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has revealed that he has been receiving curses from Nigerians through phone calls and text messages over a false report that he advised his principal to shun protesters.
Adesina stated in an article he wrote titled: “An Enemy of the People’ published on Thursday evening.
￼Adesina denied that he advised President Buhari for whatever reasons on the End SARS protesters, but said an online platform falsely accused him that he told Buhari to “ignore the protests and not give in to the demands of ‘Twitter warriors’.
He explained that his telephone numbers were posted on social media, thereby, making people reach out to him with curses.
Sanwo-Olu Sends Condolence Message To Seyi Makinde Over Mother’s Death
Recall that InformationNigeria earlier reported that Governor Makinde of Oyo State on Thursday lost his mother, Chief Abigail Makinde.
The governor’s mother passed on at age 81.
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Reacting to the news, Sanwo-Olu prayed for the dead and consoled the bereaved via his official Twitter handle on Thursday. He wrote:
“I commiserate with Governor @seyiamakinde on the passing to eternal glory of his dear mother, Mrs Abigail Makinde.
While I extend my condolences to the Makinde family, I pray that God grants them the grace and courage to bear the loss. May mama’s soul rest eternally.”
I commiserate with Governor @seyiamakinde on the passing to eternal glory of his dear mother, Mrs Abigail Makinde.
While I extend my condolences to the Makinde family, I pray that God grants them the grace and courage to bear the loss. May mama's soul rest eternally. pic.twitter.com/EaFIlq3Uv3
— Babajide Sanwo-Olu (@jidesanwoolu) October 15, 2020
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