The Presidency has described as false and unfaithful studies of an assault on President Muhammadu Buhari in Argungu, Kebbi State, on Thursday.
An announcement by the Particular Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, on Thursday night time, stated the supposed attacker was a younger man who solely tried to greet the president at a closed vary however was prevented by safety officers.
“President Muhammadu Buhari was in Kebbi State Thursday to declare open the Argungu Fishing and Cultural Pageant. It was the primary time the worldwide tourism occasion would maintain in eleven years, as safety concerns had rendered it impracticable.
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“Because the President went spherical the sector to examine rice pyramids on show, and take pictures with farmers, a younger man was so very excited to see his President so shut. He made an try to get to him.
“World over, such wouldn’t be allowed by safety particulars. The younger man was prevented, and he protested that he must be allowed to greet his President,” Adesina stated within the assertion.
Adesina warned these he described as “professional contortionists” in opposition to making mischief of occasions and twisting issues to provide a adverse narrative.