By Ismaila Chafe
The Presidency mentioned Alhaji Aliko Dangote, who is just not a card-carrying member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), can not, and isn’t a member of the celebration’s Presidential Marketing campaign Council (PCC) as erroneously introduced on Friday.
Mr Femi Adesina, the Particular Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, made the clarification in an announcement on Friday in Abuja.
The assertion learn: “It has grow to be crucial to additional make clear the standing of Alhaji Aliko Dangote, named underneath the sub-head ADVISORY MEMBERS within the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Marketing campaign Council introduced on Friday, December 28, 2018.
“Africa’s richest man, not being a card-carrying member of APC, can not, and isn’t member of the PCC.
“He’s additionally a member of the Peace Committee, and thus can’t be in a partisan marketing campaign council.’’
An announcement earlier issued by the presidential aide on Friday had named Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Adams Oshiomhole, Bola Tinubu, Sen. Ahmed Lawan, Femi Gbajabiamila, Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola as members of the Particular Advisory Committee to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Different members of the Council, in response to the assertion, are Chief Bisi Akande, Chief John Oyegun, Sen. Ita Enang, All APC serving Senators and All APC serving and former Governors.
All APC Members of the Home of Representatives, all members of the Nationwide Working Committee of the APC and all Zonal Girls Leaders are additionally members of the council.(NAN)