Tunde Rahman, Spokesperson of Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has denied claims of Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state assembly his principal in France.
Rahman described the stories as faux, including that Asiwaju Tinubu is in France for some vital engagements and will return to the nation shortly.
“We have seen a viral social media submit made by one of many chieftains of All Progressives Congress in Lagos State and media stories emanating from identical a couple of supposed assembly in France between APC Presidential Standard-bearer, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and His Excellency, Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State.
“It has develop into crucial to set the document straight. Although Asiwaju Tinubu is presently in France, he didn’t have any assembly with Governor Wike whether or not in that nation or wherever by any means.
“This, nonetheless, doesn’t detract from the truth that the APC presidential candidate holds Governor Wike in excessive esteem.
“And given the nationwide and across-party strains attraction of Asiwaju Tinubu’s candidature, he won’t hesitate to fulfill any vital nationwide chief when fascinating.
“As made public earlier, Asiwaju Tinubu is in France for some vital engagements. He will return to the nation shortly.
“We would love, as soon as once more, to recommendation journalists to at all times cross-check their info with applicable officers earlier than dashing to press to keep away from unintended errors.”