• June 23, 2021

PantamiGate: PDP Accuses Presidency Of Sympathizing With Terrorists


By John Imade (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Former national ruling party, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday slammed the recent comments by the Presidency affirming its support for the embattled Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami.

The PDP’s allegation, which was contained in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, which said the Presidency’s statement was a desperate attempt to cover up the gross misdemeanor of a terrorism sympathizer.

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Continuing, the statement said that the Presidency’s action was a confirmation of the apprehensions in some quarters that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government was a supporter of acts of terrorism in the country.

The PDP accused the Presidency of being insensitive to the fact that thousands of Nigerians have been killed and hundreds of communities devastated, insisting that Pantami be relieved of his duties as a minister and handed over to the appropriate agency for “deradicalisation”.


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