The presidency has reacted to a commentary by way of a famend journalist, Dele Momodu, who has claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari failed to supply on his marketing campaign promises. In a tweet on Friday, January 8, Momodu has stated that he opted for President Buhari in 2015 after the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) woefully dissatisfied the kingdom for sixteen years in power.
The famed journalist stated that he selected Buhari as he was once the nice electable candidate at the time. However, Momodu stated he had to change to Abubakar Atiku upon discovering that President Buhari has additionally failed Nigerians.
“I did not bring Buhari. I did what most reasonable Democrats would have done in the circumstance of PDP’s failure after 16 years in power by trying the next most electable candidate and when he failed tried the next, Atiku, and that is the essence and risk and flaw in Democracy!”
Reacting to this comment, Lauretta Onochie, a presidential media aide, said that the president only failed to dish out money to fraudsters.
She said on Twitter:
“He “Failed” because he won’t dish out cash for photos that can easily be obtained on Instagram and other picture apps.”