The senior special assistant to the president on foreign affairs and diaspora, Abike Dabiri Erewa, has dismissed reports that she threatened a presidential aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC), SKC Ogbonnia, for opposing Muhammadu Buhari.
Abike Dabiri in a tweet on Friday, June 29, described the news report as fake. The aide said she was currently mourning with victims of Lagos tanker explosion and had no time for unimportant issues.
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Meanwhile, a presidential aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC), SKC Ogbonnia, has welcomed President Muhammadu Buhari’s declaration to seek a second term and challenged him to a debate on their respective visions for the country.
Vanguard reports that Ogbonnia, who last November became the first APC member to openly declare his interest in the presidency in a statement said Buhari’s decision to seek a second term and the accompanying internal challenge in the APC could help deepen the country’s democracy.
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