Why President Buhari Did not Converse On The Lekki Shootings
President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari’s Particular Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has defined why the president remained silent on the Lekki killings in his speech.
In line with Adesina, President Muhammadu Buhari didn’t point out something in regards to the taking pictures of #ENDSARS protesters in Lekki on Tuesday night time throughout a nationwide broadcast yesterday as a result of it will be “untimely and presumptuous.”
Many Nigerians have carpeted Buhari for not mentioning in regards to the shootings or empathising with the victims in the course of the much-awaited presidential broadcast, describing the ommission as deliberate and callous.
However his Particular Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, who appeared on Politics At the moment, a stay present on Channel Televisions monitored by The Nation, mentioned the President couldn’t have mentioned something in regards to the taking pictures as a result of it was being investigated.
He mentioned: “The Defence Headquarters issued an announcement to say that it was investigating the matter. Lagos State Governor has additionally arrange a probe panel to research what actually occurred.
“So, the President couldn’t have mentioned something as a result of it will be untimely and presumptuous whereas investigation is ongoing. It’s after investigation has been concluded that he can converse on the matter.”