Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja
FIRST Lady Aisha Buhari has accused the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, of disloyalty to the President.
In a personally signed statement, the wife of the president expressed regret that Shehu’s “failures” had caused a great deal of embarrassment to President Buhari.
The statement was authenticated by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity (Office of the First Lady), Aliyu Abdulahi, who said: .”I have seen it and since it was circulated by my colleague, the Director of Press in the First Lady’s office (Suleiman Haruna), I believe it came from the office.”
According to Mrs. Buhari, the Presidential aide had decided to lend his services and loyalty to other interests outside his call of duty. She noted that these other interests, who had constituted themselves into a force to alienate the family of the President, were behind a series of negative media for the first…