Presidency speaks on ‘Presidential directive’ on 150 memos




The has declared as untrue and fake news, a media report that President Muhammadu Buhari had ordered the cancellation of 150 memos and appointments signed by his former , late Abba Kyari.

The declaration is contained in a statement issued by Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity on Tuesday night in .

The presidential aide urged to ignore the media report as those behind it did not wish the nation well.

The statement read in part: “The attention of the has been drawn to media reports alleging that President Muhammadu Buhari has cancelled a number of memos and appointments signed off by his former .

“Not surprisingly, these reports have quoted unnamed sources.

“There is not a grain of truth in these reports and should please ignore the insinuations behind them.

“President Buhari was duly re-elected by in February 2019.

“He has not and will never cede to anyone else, that power and trust given to him by the Nigerian people.’’ (NAN)

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