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Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has demanded the arrest of Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed over what he claimed is a campaign of falsehood against his personality by the Minister, who allegedly made unscrupulous claims without evidence.
Atiku said that that the Minister has liaised with anti-democratic elements to contrive skirmishes in the coming weeks aimed at smearing his personality.
Media Adviser to the former Vice President, Paul Ibe in a press statement on Thursday said that it was becoming revealing the grand plot being orchestrated by some agents of evil to stage-manage pockets of upset targeted at attacking the reputation of Atiku.
According to the statement, “We wish to blow the whistle as an early warning alert of the grandiose scheme being put together by some unscrupulous elements aimed at jeopardizing the reputation of His Excellency Atiku Abubakar in the coming days and weeks.
“By the merit of what is beginning to unfold, there are plans to create some upset across the country whereby alleged perpetrators of such crimes will engage in phantom names dropping of Atiku Abubakar and some senior personalities in the Peoples Democratic Party.
“Already, we are abreast of some other plans to plant fictitious stories in some mushroom media outlets aimed at discrediting Atiku and his political party, the PDP.
“It therefore becomes preponderant that we alert the public of this demonic plan and to say that it will be imprudent to compromise the peace and security of Nigerians in order to score a cheap political goal.
“Towards this end, and for the umpteenth time, we call on the federal government to be awake to its responsibilities of providing security and ensuring peace, and to desist from actions and … Read More...