The Presidency has frowned at the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) attack on President Muhammadu Buhari over the nomination of the former service chiefs and the head of Military Intelligence to the Senate for confirmation as non-career ambassadors.
Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant on Media, and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari has said that people who claimed the kidnap of over 300 boys from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina was staged are ridiculous and heartless.
The safe return of all 344 boys kidnapped from the Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, in Katsina State would be celebrated in any decent part of the world where empathy overrides cheap politics. And for a good cause.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said that the Zambari massacre could have been avoided, as the 43 farmers killed by Boko Haram on Saturday did not have military clearance to be on the rice farms when the attack happened.
Dear Mallam Garba Shehu, as a concerned Nigerian, I read your press statement commending our President, Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) for having the courage to deregulate petroleum prices at this critical juncture.
The Presidency on Friday reacted to the judgment by the UK Court granting Nigeria’s application for an extension of time and relief from sanctions in a $10 billion arbitration case with Process and Industrious Development Limited (P&ID) in Nigeria.
Garba Shehu, the president’s spokesperson, on Sunday confirmed the reports that top presidential aides were denied access into the Presidential Villa after attending the burial of the late Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari.
Malam Abba Kyari, President Buhari’s Chief of staff, diagnosed with coronavirus had contacts with many people since his return from Germany 14 March - one of them was Garba Shehu, Official Spokesperson to the President.
Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, was subjected to criticism on Saturday for inviting Nigerians to an event amid the Coronavirus outbreak and ban on large gatherings.
Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, on Sunday, came under intense criticism on social media for advising the Nigerian media to focus on the deaths caused by malaria rather than on coronavirus.
The Presidency has described as mere speculations the reported planned imposition of visa restrictions on some African and Asian countries including Nigeria by the America’s government led by President Donald Trump.
Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, said wife and children of President Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), have the right to use the Presidential jet when they want.