The Presidency have debunked news of President Buhari embarking on a trip to the United Kingdom for vacation. In a press realease issued from the State House, the news is false and unfounded.
The statement reads in part: “Purveyors of fake and concocted Information are currently on overdrive, and Nigerians are urged to be careful what they consume as news, and also share with others, particularly from the social media. “An unfounded information has been making the rounds that President Muhammadu Buhari is billed to travel to the United Kingdom for 20 days, and from there proceed to Saudi Arabia, and then Austria. Fake. It is nothing but falsehood from mischievous minds.”
The Presidency further urged Nigerians to be selective with news items they choose to believe. “We urge Nigerians to be discriminatory about what they accept as credible information, and restrain themselves from sharing what they have not authenticated as genuine. “That is how we can all collectively beat the malevolent minds at their pernicious games,” the Presidency ueged.